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The ultimate zero plastic waste ressource

The idea is to design a universal LABEL and construct DATABASES to inventory worldwide initiatives, companies, products

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1st move will be to design a LABEL:

Design a LABEL to overcome the complexity of todays labels: it's almost impossible to know at first sight if a packaging is recyclable (or biodegradable / Edible).

This Label will be simple, strong, visual, accepted by all worldwide initiatives and will identify products, companies, organisms involved in plastic free ocean move (provide or use recyclable / edible packaging only)

Then we will inventory worldwide organisms engaged towards "bringing products to consumers without generating plastic waste" (plastic free ocean - thus becoming labeled) and implement DATABASES that can be completed by everyone:

Worldwide initiatives like Surfrider foundation and its Ocean Friendly Restaurants and so many others

Worldwide manufacturers of recyclable / biodegradable / Edible packagings - including all mentioned on this challenge research and idea phases

Worldwide products with no plastic waste in packaging

Worldwide restaurants, hotels, transport companies, market, supermarkets… engaged towards  zero plastic waste

In order to access those databases,  increase visibility of those products / services and give clear access to those initiatives, products, companies, etc, we will built an APP:

An APP that will have features like

  • TripAdvisor for hotels, restaurants, supermarkets, etc
  • Yuka to scan products and find eventually alternatives

And will offer plugins to those app

 

Idea Title

One Ocean - One Vision

Company / Organization Name

This is a local community proposal, and we agreed to have this idea carried out by AIM AND SCORE consulting company

Website

http://aimandscore.com

Where are you / your team located?

Pornic, France

How does this Idea redesign unrecyclable small format plastic items that often end up as waste?

This idea does not literally redesign but it aims at increasing the visibility for a plastic waste free world and easing the transition for the consumer.

Which use cases does your Idea apply to?

This idea apply to all 3 use cases and further

In what geographical context or area does your Idea plan to operate / solve?

This idea is a worldwide idea

How do you envision scaling up your Idea?

1st move will be to identify worldwide initiatives (like the Surfrider foundation) and involve them. From there we will design a common LABEL and start to inventory and implement DATABASES. Obstacles: not being able to reach an agreement with the worldwide initiatives

At what stage of development is your Idea?

  • Research & Early Testing: You are exploring an idea, gathering inspiration and information needed to test it with real users.

Please describe how becoming a Top Idea and working with the Think Beyond Plastics Accelerator Program will help to accelerate your solution.

Implementing this idea will require a lot of man-hours and getting the support of the New Plastics Economy Accelerator Program will ease involving people.

Please describe from where your Idea emerged

This idea emerged from our community brainstorming, especially for this challenge

Tell us about your work experience

I am the founder of a consulting company (AIM AND SCORE) that help companies and startups with their innovation projects - from ideas to market launch.

Please describe your legal and organizational structure

AIM AND SCORE is an established company

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