Teacher stuff...
social issues template

social issues template

social enviromental issues powerpoint

social environmental issues PowerPoint

Beech Oak MDF comparision template 2

Beech Oak MDF comparison template 2

RM Projects KS3
Ipod Amp Project
Frame Project
Storage Box
Pewter Casting Project
Coat Hook Project
Puzzle Project
Structures
Mechancal Toy Project
Food Technology KS3
Food Year7
Food Year 8
Food Year 9
Food History
Graphics Projects KS3
Board Game Project
Pop-Up Card & Nets Project
History of Design
Textiles Projects KS3
Sock Creature
Bag Project
Cushion Project
Hat Project
Textiles Theory
D of E
Duke of Edinburgh's Award
PSHE
aesthetic influences
aesthetic influences
Footprint, Biological capacity, world overshoot day explained

Footprint, Biological capacity, world overshoot day explained

social enviromental lesson plan

Social environmental lesson plan

sample
sample

 

 

 

Student stuff...
plastics social issues

plastics social issues

pizza packaging
pizza packaging
Montessori Learning
Montessori Learning
Bauhaus cultural issues for chairs

Bauhaus cultural issues for chairs

child retention spans

Child retention spans

learning styles

Learning styles

Aesthetics and colour

Aesthetics and colour

GCSE Food Coureswork
Analysing the Brief
Research
Specification
Design Page
Review
Development
Production Plan
Quality of Manufacture
Test and Evaluate
Theory Powerpoints
Food Revision
Food Quiz Box

 

 

 

 

logoSocial Environmental & Economic Issues

Introduction

A lot of people respond to environmental issues with thoughts about recycling or sustainable design.

You could also consider something specific, how child learn, compare materials, or even colour are just a few examples.

The economic advantages of using MDF is that it is cheaper than African Walnut. I could research actual prices on the internet, or obtain the information from wood specialist. You could then calculate how much your materials will cost.


From an environmental perspective MDF is manufactured in Birmingham (I’m guessing), whereas African Walnut has traveled from Africa. The carbon footprint of MDF is therefore smaller than that of African Walnut.
MDF is made from recycled saw dust and paper, making it sustainable. The dust from African Walnut on the other hand and can cause reparation problems if breathed in.


Socially my end user would like a coffee table made from natural materials, and would not like an MDF product, when asked why, the client stated it didn't look attractive and appeared cheap and nasty.

There is a wide range of social economic and environmental issues to consider, study the samples given to broaden your knowledge of this