2018 SOLUTIONS

ChangeNOW praises changemakers and innovations answering to the most urgent Global Issues of the XXIst century, with practical, high-potential and sustainable solutions.

The first biomimetic wind turbine, combining Aeroleaf and Photovoltaic Petals, proximity and design, for perfect acceptability
The compostable packaging that is just as transparent, durable and impermeable as conventional plastic packaging
The unique, intimate and interactive experience of the Whole Earth in rotation captured from outer space
The affordable, evolutive and 100% renewable deep sea desalination solution
Converting household waste into sustainable bio-based materials
A totally automated urban transport system for people and goods, running on a dedicated aerial infrastructure
The process technology that can turn cotton rich textile waste into new fibers for the textile industry, infinitely
The modern freight that combines cutting-edge technologies and wind energy to reach cost effective and sustainable transport solutions
The seaweed cultivation in developing countries to produce sustainable biomass for bioplastics
The simple yet efficient filter for removing microfibres from washing machine wastewater
The tech nonprofit building the social services of the future through software and data science
Solar Energy Converging With Architecture
Recapturing raw materials from end use polyester and cotton to provide inputs into new clothing, replacing virgin resources.
The self-supporting structures with an autonomous and connected irrigation system to fight pollution, heat islands and biodiversity loss
The collecting and composting of food waste within the city in short cycle
Eliminating 100% water usage when urinating, with a 1ml solution, cheaper than water
Edible and compostable packaging, made of potato and water, natural and gluten free
Smart soil-less agricultural system to grow staple food crops almost anywhere globally with minimum grower risk & environmental impact
The digital platform transforming the externalization of tasks in a socially responsible way in Africa
This smart demand-management solution drives significant water and energy savings to empower users through Behavioral Efficency "nudge" technology
The phone making a change in the electronics industry by using fairer materials, good working conditions, reusing and recycling
Detect, valorize and release the cooking talents of housewives from migrations or refugees to empower them
The marketplace for responsible consumption
The sustainable forests created with a unique economic system with social impact
The global initiative that is here to make all fashion good
The world's first mobility ecosystem that combines all journeys with public transport, taxi, car, bikes and more in one service
The agriculture company transforming unused underground locations in cities into productive & sustainable farms
The shiny dash of color that brings awareness to the environmental cost of glitter
The company transforming food crop waste into high-value natural fiber products
The revolutionary textile brand producing yarn blends and filling made with Kapok, the most sustainable fiber in the market
The awareness raising-day on alternative ways of consuming launched by Envie in opposition to Black Friday
The elimination of the idea of waste by recycling even the "non-recyclable"
The fuel-saving connected solution for vehicles to reduce the human footprint
The living lighting energy, coming directly from nature, at the crossroads of biomimicry and synthetic biology
The organization recycling cigarette ends to turn them into useful furniture
The decomposition of plastic bags made faster by using wax worms
The use of biomimicry to develop the world's most simple, affordable and efficient rainharvesting tool
The use of hemp fibers to replace concrete, build roads and isolate houses
The smart house where lodging has not only a housing function but produces energy, manages its use, ensures eco-mobility
The select-store of beautiful ethical brands
The first plastic flooring 100% recycled & recyclable. Essentially composed of plastic trashes, it's a quality and an aesthetic floor
The company providing a secured solution to companies to move toward Zero-Waste. Everyday it collects tons of unsold goods and…
The company equipping grocery stores with solutions to distribute liquid products in reusable bottles
The no nail, no screw, no glue system, like an intuitive and logical game to build a passive and ecological…
Aesthetic, integrated & efficient PV solutions for façades and more. When innovation unleashes the potential of solar energy in BIPV

And many more to be announced!