News: Definitions of manufacturing design terminology
Global standards body BSI has published the second part of its series of guidelines for manufactured products.
Monday, 20th July 2009
BS 887-2:2009 'Design for manufacture, assembly, disassembly and end-of-life processing' aims to remove ambiguity surrounding design terminology. Its list of defintions covers remanufacture , carbon footprint, end-of-life, reuse and recondition, and is meant to apply to all types of manufacture. The next two standards for manufactured products will focus on best practice and remanufacturing.
The European Remanufacturing Council (CER) is open for business
The European Commission has asked for a coordinated voice from EU-28 remanufacturing businesses. The Conseil Européen de Remanufacture will represent small and large businesses from all remanufactured product sectors. Register your interest now!