Cradle-to-Cradle Design at Herman Miller
1. Prepare the Herman Miller case and consider the following questions:
2. Do you think Herman Miller should use PVC or TPU in the Mirra Chair arm pad?
a. Why is the PVC vs. TPU decision so difficult for the company to resolve?
b. What are the elements of C2C? How does C2C differ from traditional business approaches to environmental issues?
c. What process and organizational changes did Herman Miller make to implement C2C? What resources were required?
3. Skim Chap 5-6 of C2C for background on the case
The C2C is a book name: cradle to cradle
You need read some point on this book.