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Kvadrat

The textile company Kvadrat has been working with textile innovation since 1968 when the...
/Posted by: Marina Jackler

Æra

The Norwegian innovation studio Æra develops strategies for sustainable growth through design methods. The...
/Posted by: Marina Jackler

NOD

NOD is a national body that has been formed to facilitate collaboration and dialogue...
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Pure Waste textiles

The mission of Pure Waste Textiles is to steer the textile industry in a more sustainable and environmentally friendly direction. The company manufactures 100 percent recycled threads, fabrics and ready-made clothing. The process involves the collection of cuttings and thread waste from textile industry and sorting by quality and colour. After this, the waste is mechanically opened, returning to its fibre form, from which it is then spun as thread and knit/woven into fabric....
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Whim

Imagine that instead of owning a car, and dealing with all the hassle that comes with it, you could justdownload an app that takes care of all your transportation needs. And imagine that that this app couldcreate the same feelings of freedom, joy and safety as a private car. But much more sustainably. This is thepromise of Mobility as a Service.    Making this a reality is the mission of one of the hottest growth companies in Helsinki, MaaS Global, andits service, the Whim app. Once you have downloaded the app and punched in your credit cardinformation, you select a monthly mobility package that suits your needs and you are good to...
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CradlePeople

We often talk about reducing and minimising our footprint on the planet. We must remember to turn off the lights and take shorter baths. Attention is paid to limiting, minimising and reducing our footprint.CradlePeople would rather talk about how we can contribute to our surroundings and to a positivefootprint on the environment. In this way we differ from other environmental organisations.    CradlePeople was created in 2009. It is...
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Brynhildur Pálsdóttir  

Since 2005, Brynhildur Pálsdóttir has worked as an independent designer in Reykjavík, where she has herown design studio. The guiding principles in her projects are interdisciplinary cooperation and using rawmaterial from her closest environment. Working in Iceland, with its small population and harsh weather,she has to approach product development with an open and innovative...
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Borregaard

Borregaard has developed a world-class biorefinery. The company’s products are alternatives to oil-basedproducts, allowing it to overcome long-term global challenges associated with population growth, access to resources, and environmental and climate impact.  By using the various components of wood, Borregaard produces lignin products, speciality cellulose, vanillin and bioethanol for a variety of applications...
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Re:newcell

Re:newcell was founded in 2012 by researchers associated with the KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm and is a family business with a...
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Trashdesign

The marks left by human activity on the globe are becoming deeper and more damaging. The climate ischanging at an ever quicker pace.  The goal of the Trash Design group is to show how design methods need to change...
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Paptic

Paptic Ltd produces a completely new kind of  packaging material which could replace more environmentally harmfull packaging materials...
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Circle House

The Circle House project consists of 60 general housing units outside of Aarhus, which are expected to be completed in 2020. In addition to serving as housing, Circle House is a scalable demonstration project that...
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Tomra

Our planet is facing a waste crisis. The oceans are choked with 150 million tonnes of plastic, and fewerthan half of all plastic bottles purchased are collected for recycling. Our industrial model is not sustainableand unprecedented action is required. We need a paradigm shift.    Through clever applications TOMRA...
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Simris Alg

Simris Alg is a pioneering agribusiness combining Swedish innovation, lifestyle and design at its finest. Butlet’s first talk about some basics. In fact, the basics of life. Omega-3 fats are essential building blocks in our bodies,...
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Touchpoint

TouchPoint gets its inspiration from sustainability, good design driving recycling, and best service. We grow and evolve as the pioneer of work clothing industry. Bringing circular economy to the core of design and management of ecological materials has been an important step in the development of our collections and services.   We will introduce a new...