Eco Materials Adviser and Green Material Selection

Material selection is an incredibly important aspect of creating sustainable products. The Autodesk Eco Materials Adviser can help you make more informed material choices with data about the embodied energy, embodied CO2, embodied water, cost, RoHS compliance, and physical material properties.

Year Published: 
2014

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Intro to the Eco Materials Adviser

Material selection is an incredibly important aspect of creating sustainable products. The Autodesk Eco Materials Adviser can help you make more informed material choices with data about the embodied energy, embodied CO2, embodied water, cost, RoHS compliance, and physical material properties

Eco Materials Adviser Workflow

This page has a manual to support the use of the Autodesk Eco Materials Adviser on design projects.

Tutorial: Analyzing a Tractor Door Using the Eco-Materials Adviser

In this interactive tutorial by Leyla Acaroglu, you’ll see a step-by-step overview for how to use the Autodesk Eco Material Adviser.

The Full Version of the Eco Materials Adviser

Learn about the advantages and additional capabilities of the full version of the Eco Materials Adviser.

Authors

Adam
Menter
LEED AP BD+C
Autodesk
Adam is a designer and educator who focuses on systems, knowledge, and experiences to make the world a better place.  Adam managed the creation of educational content on sustainable engineering and design at Autodesk between 2010 and 2014. He has worked as a design strategist at Jump Associates and holds both a mechanical engineering degree and an MBA from Vanderbilt University. He is a LEED accredited professional and has taught a course on Net Zero Energy Building design at the UC Berkeley extension.