basics of using materials
It is important that you understand the environmental, social and economic impacts
of the materials you are selecting for your projects. Click on the areas on the
picture to learn more about each area...
Remember that every product you design
will have different materials requirements and different options for making an
There are no easy solutions.
If you have several options you could use the
Eco Indicator to compare their environmental impact of the product and the
Click on Materials
types to learn more about issues related to specific materials