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New ideas from Sustainable Design Studio to improve the sorting of biowaste

Sustainable Design Studio is a multidisciplinary international 20-credit course in LAB University of Applied Sciences which participates students for example from industrial design and packaging and brand design. In the studio, students work with various real-life assignments related to designing new products and services. This spring, briefs were given from two projects – Regenerative growth through design: Organic waste fibers and side streams as a growth base for nature-based solutions (MUOKS) and Citizen-oriented circular economy solutions in South Karelia (ASKI) -project. This article describes the brief given from the ASKI -project and the concepts produced by the students.