Know your materials....
There are many different types of materials that graphic designers use in developing new products. All materials and processes have different advantages and disadvantages and vary in their impact towards the environment and people.
For more information to help your decisions. View,
- Materials types and impacts
- Environmental impacts of glues/adhesives
- Sourcing sustainable paper
- Printing techniques
- Inspirational packaging
For additional information about the use of paper-based materials linked to our international project work, go to our Technical briefs based on manufacturing.