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Sustainable Design

The process of developing products, services, and organizations that comply with the principles of economic, social, and ecological sustainability. There are many principles of sustainable design, including a customer-centric approach, dematerialization, transmaterialization, and biomimicry.

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Optimization

To maximize resource and material efficiency. For example: 1) Designing a product or package to f it the most possible units per case or carton; 2) Calculating the best possible load balance and number of case units carried by a shipping pallet; 3) Planning for the best possible materials use per press sheet

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