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Design guidelines for an optimal recycling

Designers often make decisions that cause problems in the waste phase of the product. For four product we went how to avoid these problems. 

Find below guidelines for designers to ensure optimal waste treatment with maximum and optimal recycling for different types of products. Note: These guidelines are based on Flemish waste from the period 2011-2012.

Remember that these guidelines only contain enhancements that affect the waste stage. In addition to these specific guidelines, there is also the lifecycle scenario. This provides an overview of ecodesign strategies that the designer can apply, clustered by step in the lifecycle of a product. Take this lifecycle scenario also into consideration during the product design!