Jen van der Meer

NYU ITP: If Products Could Speak Class 8 The Labor Movement

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We talk about that which is not documented in LCA – human impacts beyond just health. Social impacts are the 3rd leg of the triple bottom line, that which cannot be easily measured. Today’s class: A little history of the labor movement, activism to expose overseas factory conditions, leading to a rousing discussion on the pros and cons of fair trade. We’ll also do in-class life cycle assessment.

If Products Could Speak April 13 from Jen van der Meer