Final Customer Purchasing from the Product Producer

Use Steps: Use steps include all the customer's value added activities or the consumption of the product itself. These steps include all the costs the customer incurs in employing the product in its intended use.

Resources: Reduce resources required for the use of the product

Energy: Reduce the energy the customer uses with the product

B. Health – Reduce the toll the product takes on the customer's health

Remove components toxic or dangerous to others

No. SIC Year Note
1 2800 1989 Micro Vesicular Systems is developing a paint that combines the best properties of oil and water-based paints. It's smooth like oil, but has a water base so its chemicals don't evaporate (better for environment).
2 2911 1990 Arco replaced leaded gasoline at its pumps in the LA area with a new reformulated fuel. It cuts pollution in old cars and trucks. It's priced the same as its predecessor.
3 3640 1995 Philips electronics said it developed a long-life fluorescent lamp containing so little mercury that the used bulb will no longer be considered a hazardous waste.
4 3679 1993 Sanyo's nickel metal hydride batteries are free of cadmium, a toxic heavy metal.
5 3900 1990 Cosmosol's new hair spray contains no alcohol, so it won't create pollution.

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