How to Design for a Post-Consumption Economy | GreenBiz.com

We are all consumers.

As we continue to gain a deeper understanding of the impacts of global growth, it has become clear that our consumption-centric lifestyle has challenged our planet’s ability to support us.

Recent market meltdowns, regulatory limitations on off-shore manufacturing, and the social and environmental impacts of a consumption-oriented economic model has given rise to a challenge — does our economy need to be focused solely on spurring consumption in order to survive?

The answer is a resounding no.

via How to Design for a Post-Consumption Economy | GreenBiz.com.

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