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Printed Sustainability

The construction of new buildings becomes more sustainable with 3D-printing

Implications - While the use of 3D-printing in architecture and construction isn’t new, it is emerging as a leading source of sustainable building materials. As consumers and companies continue to become more conscientious about the impact of their individual carbon footprint, they are turning to technology to help solve the challenges of transitioning to more sustainable living.
Workshop Question — How could your brand utilize technology to become more sustainable?
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