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Glossary of Product Design Terms
There are 2 terms in this directory beginning with the letter L.
Lean Product Development
A product development process that stems from lean thinking principles, that focuses on sustainably and systematically improving a product development system. The main goals consists of reducing waste and costs, creating value for the end user and making improvements toward the manufacturing and assembly of products.
Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)
Life cycle analysis is a methodology that can be used to quantify the environmental impact of a product, taking into account the whole process from extracting raw material to end-of-life disposal.