Human race has made brilliant achievements in the natural and economic development. At the same time, ecological destruction and environmental pollution have a real threat on human survival and development. So, it’s a urgent task for humanity to protect the ecological environment and to achieve sustainable development of human society. Industrial design, as an important part of environment, has played a key role in the creation of the physical environment and lifestyle of human existence. Therefore, industrial design has become an important aspect of human solutions to environmental problems. The author presents how to solve the environmental problems in industrial design from the legal aspects and its significance in this paper. Compared with previous work, the core innovation that has been done in this research is that links the environmental issues in industrial design to legal rules and proposes technology management and verification methods.