Project good practices

REUSE Centre Ostrava

Summary: REUSE Centre sells second-hand items donated by citizens, such as used furniture and other functional household items (tools, toys, books, etc.)

Location: Moravskoslezsko, Czech Republic (Česká Republika)

Urban vegetable garden, a circular sharing economy example in the...

Summary: Finnish start-up Blockgarden, the third sector youth action group Inspis and the city of Lahti, facilitate good practice of sharing economy and urban gardening.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

Trio shopping centre cooperated with third sector Hope...

Summary: The Wall of Hope brings donors and citizen in need together, creating a flow of excess products into circulation.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

Modern recycling centre, implementing sharing economy and social...

Summary: Patina is a recycling centre, a second-hand store, and offers on-the-job training programs, which promotes citizen involvement in sharing economy.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

Sharing economy library in the rural area of Päijät-Häme

Summary: Asikkala library puts into circulation tools to better serve the needs of residents while adapting citizens to the sharing economy in rural communities.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

ResQ make urban communities more sustainable and responsible by...

Summary: The ResQ app helps citizens and restaurants to reduce food waste by rescuing excess food from restaurants at reduced prices.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

Supervised bicycle park experiment encourages sharing economy in...

Summary: The bicycle-friendly community rejoices about the month-long supervised bicycle park. The experiment promotes the sharing economy and sustainable living.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

Fiskars utilizes and collects waste streams while encouraging...

Summary: Iittala Vintage service gives old dishes a new life. With a circular operating model, second-hand utensils can circulate to new homes and dining tables.

Location: Etelä-Suomi, Finland (Suomi)

NICKNACK – Reusable cups

Summary: The reusable cups which work on a deposit system. What distinguishes this crucible from others? It is the only cup with a hanging clip system in Europe.

Location: Jihovýchod, Czech Republic (Česká Republika)

REKOLA – sharing bicycles

Summary: REKOLA - (Kola means Bikes) for fast movements around the city. It was created with the idea that each city deserves its own shared bike system.

Location: Praha, Czech Republic (Česká Republika)

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