The Story of AMLY Sustainability
Merging Design and Sustainability Science
Ana Maria Leal Yepes, founder of AMLY Sustainability is an Industrial Designer with MS in Sustainable Systems from Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY. She has worked on product Sustainability for more than 10 years, consulting for electrical and electronic companies, consumer product manufacturers and suppliers of product for buildings. In her work, she assists with Sustainability programs including Eco-design for product design and development, Life Cycle Assessments, Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), Health Product Declaration (HPDs) and Cradle to Cradle Products Certification Assessments. She combines her experience in product design with Sustainability science to make better design solutions and help others measure and improve product impacts. Her work lead her to circular economy that allow her explore opportunities to transform waste into materials and circular design solutions. She partners with other organizations working in Sustainability and circular solutions to facilitate applications.