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Sustainability Articles

Sustainability Insights for Environmental Graphic Design, Signage & Wayfinding: Key Takeaways & Resources
Sustainability Insights for Environmental Graphic Design, Signage & Wayfinding: Key Takeaways & Resources

Read time: 6 minutes
Between natural disasters, the impact of natural resources and more, issues around sustainability are on the forefront of so many people’s minds. Sustainability concerns can also guide key decisions during complex design projects. Because of the issue’s importance and relevance to the field, on July 21, 2022, Peter Muller led SEGD members in a virtual discussion titled “Sustainability Insights for Environmental Graphic Design.” 

SEGD VOICES, Sustainability Insights for Environmental Graphic Design
SEGD VOICES, Sustainability Insights for Environmental Graphic Design
Experiencing Healthy Buildings: The Roles of Designers
Experiencing Healthy Buildings: The Roles of Designers

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Pipe Dreaming at FESTA
Pipe Dreaming at FESTA
An interactive waste system with three receptacles (for compost, recycle and landfill) each of which is connected to a digital scale, microcomputer and digital screen.
Smart Bins
Vase Public Installation
Vase Public Installation
Central Park Trash and Recycling Receptacles
Central Park Trash and Recycling Receptacles

SEGD Talks - Sustainability videos

Dr. Harold Wanless w/ Benatuil intro + Dialogue -Sea Level Rise and the Impact on Design
Dr. Harold Wanless w/ Benatuil intro + Dialogue -Sea Level Rise and the Impact on Design
Sustainability Insights for EGD
2022 SEGDVoices - Sustainability Insights for EGD

Sustainability Academic Research

The Sustainable Challenges and Opportunities in Environmental Graphic Design

Sustainability EGD Firms

Sustainability News

Moss Announces Carbon Neutrality
Moss Announces Carbon Neutrality

Read Time: 1 Minute
Moss is proud to announce that their North American and European plant operations are now carbon neutral! Together with ClimatePartner, they have identified, measured, and offset the carbon emissions related to their plant operations. 
 

Electrosonic Partners With Treedom To Create A Better, Greener World
Electrosonic Partners With Treedom To Create A Better, Greener World

Read Time: 2 minutes
Electrosonic is proud to announce its partnership with Treedom, the tree planting company that’s dedicated to ‘greening the planet’.  Founded in 2010, Treedom is the world’s first digital platform that enables users to plant a tree remotely and follow the tree planting project online. 
Treedom has already planted more than 3.4 million trees globally, which all are planted directly by local farmers; bringing environmental, social and financial benefits to their communities.