About Us

The purpose of this webpage is to unravel ways to work with sustainability in product design of different kinds based on what we call ‘sustainable design cards’. You can find all the cards through Categories in the menu.

The webpage is the outcome of continuous work within the field of sustainable design at Design School Kolding, Denmark. Here, it specifically focuses on ways to make sustainable development graspable in design education.

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Hasling, K.M., Ræbild, U., 2017. Sustainability Cards: Design for Longevity, in: Proceedings of PLATE 2017 – Product Lifetimes and the Environment, Delft, the Netherlands, pp. 166–170.

Ræbild, U., Hasling, K.M., 2018. Sustainable Design Cards: A Learning Tool for Supporting Sustainable Design Strategies, in: Niinimäki, K. (Ed.), Sustainable Fashion in a Circular Economy. Aalto University, Helsinki.

Ræbild, U., Hasling, K.M. 2019. Experiences of the Sustainable Design Cards: evaluation of applications, potentials and limitations. Fashion Practice: The Journal of Design, Creative Process & the Fashion Industry. https://doi.org/10.1080/17569370.2019.1664026.