From any screen in Paragon, hit the more button.
Now hit the material button. This will take you to the material module.
This is the list view of the material module. To create a new material hit the add new material button.
The material screen is separated into three parts - the business card, the attribute panel, and the activity panel. When creating new materials, only the first two sections (1 & 2) will be accessible to be filled out. Once you have transactions for the material, they will appear in the third section - the activity panel.
Now you can begin entering material information. The first field, in this case code, is mandatory and must be unique.
To add or remove attributes from the main screen, hit the add new attribute button:
When you are done entering all the relevant information, hit the save button. Alternatively, you can hit the cancel button instead if you no longer want to create this item.