Material constraints

Purpose

Defines the handling, storage, recovery, or legally-imposed constraints on the materials and substances that are used in your parts.

Where used

Materials

Data fields

Name
This is the name for the material constraint.
Description
This describes additional information about the material constraint.
Application information required
When this checkbox is marked, a part with the current material constraint must be provided with information about the location and/or application of the material used within that part. If the checkbox is cleared, then the application or location information is not required.
Active: users can select
Default member of collection
Permanent member of collection
For a description of these checkboxes, see the Collections reference > Managing collections help topic.

Setup suggestions

Since the fundamental purpose of this collection is to segregate your materials for reporting purposes, you should define those constraints that are most useful in handling, or which are legally required for reporting.

Each identified constraint probably requires some related action, such as employee training or special provisions for handling or storage.

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