Environmental sound product innovation and Integrated Product Policy (IPP)
In: The Journal of sustainable product design, 1/2003, S. 219-232
Authors: Rubik, Frieder
Type of publication: Article (reviewed journal)
In this contribution, there is first an overview on product innovation, its (environmental) types and some empirical evidence on innovation and environmental challenges is presented. Then, the concept of Integrated Product Policy (IPP) is introduced and its relationship with product innovation explained. Main emphasis is given to presenting some proposals for supporting product innovation by public policy (IPP). The contribution ends with thoughts about opportunities and challenges.
Place of publication: Dordrecht
Topics: Innovation and Technology, Products and Consumption
Research field: Ecological Product Policy