Cost Savings Using Design for Environment in the Electronic Packaging IndustryAuthors: Xu Yuliang and James Bartlett
Company: North Dakota State University
Date Published: 8/6/2003 Conference: Academic Student Compendium
A typical PCB product was improved based on environmental issues using the DFE software and the cost saving were estimated in contrast to the initial design. DFE guidelines were developed for electronics assembly to improve life-cycle thinking with consideration of product and process environmental impacts and costs.
Key words: DFE, LCA (life cycle analysis), PCB (printed circuit board).
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