Thorough research went into the development of The Disappearing Package. The following list represents the web & published sources consulted.


Baltimore, Anita. “Shades of Green.” Interiors & Sources, April 2005, Vol. 12, Issue 3.

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Case, Scot. “Green Product Purchasers Beware.” Interiors & Sources. September 2007, Vol. 14, Issue 7.

Chick, Anne, and Paul Mickelthwaite. Design for Sustainable Change. Switzerland: AVA Publishing, 2011. Print.

Designboom. “Dining in 2015: Eco Way-Ecological Takeaway Packages.” Web. Apr 1, 2012.
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Dougherty, Brian and Rod DeWeese. Sustainability Scorecard. Berkeley: Celery Design Collaborative, November, 2008. Print.

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Elliott, Stuart. “Advertising: P.& G. Ecology Drive: Beyond Packaging.” New York Times. Jul 16, 1991.

Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica Online Academic Edition. “environmentalism.” Encyclopædia Britannica Inc., 2012. Web. 01 Mar. 2012.
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Hine, Thomas. The Total Package: The Evolution and Secret Meanings of Boxes, Bottles, Cans, and Tubes.
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Holusha, John. “Coming Clean on Products: Ecological Claims Faulted.” New York Times. Mar 12, 1991.

Lehrer, Jeremy. “Bigger Gets Better.” Print. New York, N.Y. June 2010, Vol. 64 Issue 3.

Lehrer, Jeremy. “Reduced to a Pulp.” Print (New York, N.Y.), October 2011, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p34-36, 3p

Lockhart, Hugh, et al. “The Packaging Matrix: Linking Package Design Criteria to the Marketing Mix.”
University of Michigan. 2003.

Mason, Daniel. Experimental Packaging. Switzerland: RotoVision, 2001. Print.

McDonough, William and Michael Braungart. Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things.
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Nieminen, Robert. “Why Go Green?” Interiors & Sources. May 2009, Vol. 16, Issue 4.

PE Americas. “Life Cycle Assessment of different shoe packaging design for PUMA.” April 2010. 49p.

Stembridge, Bob and Susan E. Cullen, Ph.D. “Convenience Vs. Conscience: Food Packaging in the 21st Century.” Thomson Reuters, 2011. 32p

Stilwell, E. Joseph, R. Claire Canty, et al. Packaging for the Environment: A Partnership for Progress.
New York: Amacom, 1991. Print.

United States Environmental Protection Agency. “Municipal Solid Waste in The United States: 2009 Facts and Figures.” Washington, DC: EPA, December 2010, 198p

Willoughby Design Group. “Green Award.” Print (New York, N.Y.), October 2010, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p72-87, 16p

Young, Pamela. “Wrapped Attention.” Applied Arts, April/May 2010, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p30-38, 6p