What is Sustainable Design?

Sustainable communication design is the application of sustainability principles to communication design practice. Practitioners consider the full life cycle of products and services, and commit to strategies, processes and materials that value environmental, cultural, social and economic responsibility.

"I'm proud of the work done by GDC’s National Sustainability Committee to date. The GDC is helping drive change in our communities."
Valerie Elliott CGD, NSC Chair
“The work being undertaken in sustainability by the GDC is vital to our clients and the planet. The policies we build today will have lasting benefits and demonstrate that embracing sustainability can encourage innovation.”
Adrian Jean CGD, GDC President 2012-2016