Philipe Starck on the purpose of design

Designers should define their role broadly as agents of good in the world, and limit their work to ‘legitimate’ products: those that are needed, and those that can be made without damage to nature or — through the unethical actions of manufacturers and investors — damage to people.

– Industrial designer Phillipe Starck, on the purpose of design

(Thanks to treehugger.com for this)

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