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Welcome to the Cradle to Cradle™ supply chain tool.
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Member Benefits

By participating in the Supply Chain Tool with your customer and MBDC, your company can help meet future product formulation goals. Your company will take advantage of the two purposes of this tool:

1) Understanding your customerís future product design specifications in advance and beginning your transition toward achieving them.

2) Describing your product component from a cradle-to-cradle perspective and helping you and your customer understand the extent to which you currently meet your customerís expanded definition of quality.

The role of the Supply Chain Tool as a two-way communication mechanism provides for enhanced knowledge of where you stand now and expanded collaboration for the future. Ideally, you can become a preferred supplier by achieving the new product specifications and fulfilling your customerís needs.

What Is C2C

The Supply Chain Tool applies the paradigm of Cradle to Cradle™ (C2C) Design, which models human industry on the integrated processes of natureís biological metabolismóits productive ecosystemsóby developing an equally effective technical metabolism, in which the materials of human industry safely and productively flow. Cradle to Cradle™ Design also seeks to optimize the following attributes of the manufacturing process: energy use quantity and quality (i.e., relative proportion of renewable energy), water use quantity, water effluent quality, and workplace ethics.