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Published online by Cambridge University Press:  19 June 2023

Lili Coustillac*
Forvia Clean Mobility, France; Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France; Université de Technologie de Compiègne, France;
Florence Bazzaro
Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France;
Yann Meyer
Université de Technologie de Compiègne, France; Université Savoie Mont Blanc, France
Justine Lobbé
Forvia Clean Mobility, France;
Patrick Guillaud-Vallée
Forvia Clean Mobility, France;
Coustillac, Lili, Forvia Clean Mobility, France,


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Today, eco-innovation is a major challenge for companies. This new innovation approach requires to renew current practices to meet new societal and environmental issues. To do this, more and more companies create innovation laboratories to support them in this process, by providing different tools and methods adapted to their needs. To integrate eco-innovation in these new spaces, tools must answer to differents criteria. The only tool proposed by the literature is the guidelines tool but by confronting it with current practices, limits of this tool and of the innovation laboratory practices were defined. In this paper we will question and deconstruct guidelines tool in order to propose a new vision of it through identification of eco-innovation attributes.

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