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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Success story: Medtronic, Inc.

Title:
Success story: Medtronic, Inc.

Abstract:
The benefits of making key decisions early in product design can be substantial. After integrating DfE into the design of a medical product, Medtronic, Inc. plans to reduce chemical use and wastewater loading, resulting in potential annual savings of $3.8 million. In this case study, learn how the company integrated environmental considerations into product designs to achieve multiple, significant benefits.

URL:
http://www.pca.state.mn.us/index.php/view-document.html?gid=4680

Source:
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Resource Type:
Case study/success story

Date of Publication:
Not Available

Associated Sectors:

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