Fact graphic: 9 foods with sawdust as an ingredient

Purpose: experiment with animation.

Illustrator/Animator: Alex Savakis. Created on an iPad Pro with an Apple Pencil. Animated through Photoshop.

According to an article in Men’s Health magazine sawdust is an ingredient in 31 foods. Sawdust is cellulose and is used as a source of fiber. Do we need more fiber in our diets? Apparently we do. The food processors don’t want to lose profits to whole, nutritious foods because they spend countless dollars to create foods that are just short of satisfying your tastebuds. Add cellulose to a product. It’s like vegetables and fruits.