Paper Title:
Chinese Ecovillage Practice with Cradle to Cradle Design
  Abstract

China currently is undergoing an unprecedented urbanization process which is accompanied by a severe damage to the environment. Cradle to Cradle Design approach has been gaining increasing interest among industries, authorities and consumers over these years. Its compelling design principles make people believe that adopting it in village planning or city planning is a very promising solution to China’s urbanization. This paper not only illustrates the features of ecovilllage and the design principles of Cradle to Cradle Design but also investigate the situation of first high-profile Cradle to Cradle planning project in China.

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Periodical
Chapter
Chapter 2: Advanced Design Science (2)
Edited by
Dongye Sun, Wen-Pei Sung and Ran Chen
Pages
1220-1225
DOI
10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.121-126.1220
Citation
G. G. Wang, Q. L. Huang, J. Y. Yuan, "Chinese Ecovillage Practice with Cradle to Cradle Design", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 121-126, pp. 1220-1225, 2012
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October 2011
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