Transformative designs are bringing cost-saving, sustainable solutions to the world of packaging.

Of all the waste that we create each year in the developed world, approximately a third of it comes from packaging accord to the Environmental Protection Agency.

While that may be a disturbing thought, it also a motivational push for many designers, who are creating new versatile packaging that can live beyond its initial purpose.

Transforma, a concept by Brooklyn-based Turkish industrial design student Asli Ozcivelek, seeks to reduce packaging waste by being both packaging and a hanger.

Made out of recycled molded paper pulp, Ozcivelek’s choice of recycled material was ‘in order to provide for durable packaging and hanger, while being sustainable and affordable,’ explains the designer.

$15 provides access to this article and every case-study, interview, and analysis piece that we publish for the next 30 days. Our Premium Subscription also provides access to a database of over 100,000 articles on innovation in brand, customer, and retail experience.
Already a subscriber? Log in