2020 SOLUTIONS

ChangeNOW praises the changemakers and innovations
addressing the most urgent Global Issues of the XXIst century.

Discover 1000 scalable solutions that have a positive impact on the planet and the society

Carbiolice has successfully created an innovative, unique and universal green solution for PLA based plastics. #EcoPackaging
Natural Hydrogen Energy is exploring geological sources of clean, sustainable and non-fossil hydrogen #Energy
InnoVentum develops renewable energy solutions such as hybrid wind-solar systems, wind turbines and PV solar panel installations. #SustainableCities
Pili builds powerfull enzymes to transform sugar into colors to produce pigments to use in textiles #SustainableFashion
PlanetCare filters are specifically designed to catch fibres shed from textiles and clothes during washing and drying. #WaterAndOcean
Hyperloop is a new mean of transportation at speeds over 1000 km/h inside low-pressure tubes. #Mobility
Sustonable introduces the world's first circular composite stone #CircularEconomy
Qwarzo aims to replace an important part of plastics that end up in the ocean with a natural and biodegradable material: Paper #EcoPackaging
BambooLogic Europe B.V. aims to realise the first bamboo plantations in the European Union #Biodiversity&Agriculture
Natural Fiber Welding has created a platform where once-used natural fibers could be fortified to use again and again. #SustainableFashion
Surround Vision is an award-winning, full service VR & AR production studio based in London #ChangingHabits
Back Market gives access to thousands of electrical and electronic products refurbished by certified professionals. #ChangingHabits
Reflaunt increases customers’ purchasing power and helps consumers enhance sustainability in the fashion industry #SustainableFashion
Fleurs d'Ici, the first French slowflower brand. Have ultra-fresh, creative and fragrant bouquets delivered anywhere in France. #ChangingHabits
Tidal energy is a renewable energy, EEL Energy's technology can be applied to all types of aquatic current. #Energy
The expedition around the world against plastic pollution on board the first ship to advance thanks to plastic waste. #WaterAndOcean
Zephyr & Boree designs and operates innovative trading vessels to offer low-carbon transport solutions #Mobility
Rent a parcel of vegetable garden maintained for a year and become a member of a positive community #FoodandAgriculture
Litterati empowers people to clean the planet #SustainableCities
Clariter turns plastic wastes into advanced oils, solvents and waxes #CircularEconomy
Kermap models the human activity and natural dynamics of your territory #SustainableCities
Lizee is a solution to kickstart your rental business #CircularEconomy
With a Joulia shower drain, you can enjoy your warm shower and save energy at the same time! #Water #EnergyOptimization
Eodyn understands ocean dynamics and builds new solutions to protect the environment #WaterandOcean
Desolenator is the world’s first solar-thermal desalination technology that can produce of high quality, low cost water. #WaterAndOcean
Bioma is a company active in the production and commercialization of "Chemical free“ and "GMO free“ products for Agriculture. #Biodiversity #Food
Aqua Abib has created the first sustainable system to separate water from its solutes to generate water and products #Water
Oxford PV is the pioneer and technology leader in the field of perovskite solar cells #SustainableEnergy #EnergyOptimisation
Advanced waste conversion solution producing the most climate positive bio-based materials on the market #ZeroWaste #CircularEconomy
The zero waste delivery solution that replaces disposable packaging with tracked reusable crates #CircularEconomy
Off Grid Box is an all-in-one system using solar energy to purify water and distribute energy. #Energy #Water
This 1st hydrogen vessel is striving for full energy autonomy and zero emission of greenhouse gases or fine particles #SustainableEnergy…
The solution to turn leather off-cuts destined for landfills into a new high quality material #CircularEconomy #ZeroWaste
The solution designed to make the city breathe and fight against air pollution #Biodiversity #ResilientCities
Bioceanor has developed the first underwater weather station for real-time and predictive monitoring of water quality. #Water #TechForGood
The first solution allowing consumers to receive products from international brands in reusable packaging. #CircularEconomy #NewPackaging
This solution uses a technology that revolutionizes this relationship: the stronger the sun, the cooler it gets. #EnergyOptimization
The international search engine that plants trees! #Reforestation #CarbonCapture
The first machines that enable anyone to make cool things from plastic, thereby eradicating plastic pollution at home #CircularEconomy #FightingPlasticPollution
The Eureopean leader of scanning apps for healthy food. #TechForGood #FoodTech
The innovative and affordable ointment against mosquitoes carrying malaria. Winner of the WHO Africa Innovation Challenge 2019 #Health
This disruptive electric motor converts directly solar energy into mechanical energy without electronics in off-grid sites. #SustainableEnergy
The delivery returnable packaging service. A reusable packaging that does not ship any air, saves money and nature! #CircularEconomy #ZeroWaste
Sustainable and affordable ecoblock homes: already 180,000 housing all over the world. #SustainableMaterials #Inclusion
The first water soluble and biodegradable thermoplastic pellets based on milk protein! #NewPackaging #FightingPlasticPollution
New material alternatives from mindful use of marine by-products. #CircularEconomy
They transform the available spaces of organizations into sustainable agriculture areas. #UrbanFarming
An innovating service to integrate biodiversity and nature-based solutions in organization activities #Biomimetism
The B:bot machine is a innovative plastic bottles collecting solution that totally reinvents the deposit system #CircularEconomy #ZeroWaste
Engaging companies and citizens towards climate change by contributing to reforestation projects. #Biodiversity #ConsumersBehaviours
This deposit system of bottles is the environmental and economic perfomant solution to fight against packaging single use #CircularEconomy
Providing its users with a 25% economy potential: this unique tool makes the electricity visible and understandable #EnergyOptimization
The virtual reality training courses to learn and practice first-aid techniques and save lives #Health #VirtualReality
Hydrao is the world's first smart shower that enables significant water and energy savings #Water #EnergyOptimization
A pioneer mentorship for school students and apprentices from modest backgrounds #Education #EqualRights
A platform enabling people to connect with others to "give, trade or sell all the extra production in their garden"…

NIU

NIU is developping innovative and ecological sunscreens, who fund coral reefs, beach & dive cleaning #Oceans #Corals
Tookki is a new sustainable cityguide to limit your ecological footprint #Tourism #Consumersbehaviour
An app designed to bring the National Congress closer to all Brazilians. #ConsumersBehaviours #Inclusion
ETIA provides plants to create biomass, food products and industry residues, which are widespread in different sectors. #Energy
Inovaya develops innovative and sustainable solutions in order to enhance communities’s autonomy and secure work’s partners. #Health
Urban Forests creates native forests made only of native treesin order to restore the environment with incredible life #Biodiversity #UrbanFarming
Foodito is an app that allows supermarkets to list overstocked items and informs customers which helps reduce food waste. #Food
Guilt-Free Eating aims to replace single use food delivery packaging and promote consumer awareness for less wasteful consumption. #Food #ZeroWaste
Inverse Logistics is an application that connects construction sites, large generators of waste metal, wood and plastic. #CircularEconomy

LIA

Lía is an e-commerce that sells eco-beauty box delivered in a bioplastic bag, substituting plastic refill packages. #ZeroWaste #FightingPlasticPollution
Using IA and nudge, this B2B Chatbot enhances sustainable behaviors of collaborators. #ConsumersBehaviours

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The 1st sneakers using recycled tire for soles: 3 pairs produced = 1 recycled tire #CircularEconomy #SustainableFashion
The first application to avoid waste in collective restaurants using special algorithms #Waste
Airseas has created and automated kite that tows ships in order to save energy cost and gas emissions #SustainableEnergy #WaterAndOcean
Be.Benefits provides access to personal care products and encourages recycling of the waste produced by this market. #CircularEconomy #ZeroWaste
Hello Planet allows you to support an NGO while watching your favorite content about the planet. #ChangingHabits
Oorja is a company focused on providing sustainable solutions for industrial and commercial heating and cooling. #SustainableEnergy #EnergyOptimization
Carenity is a website where you can exchange, talk, and support people who are affected by a disease #Health&Well-being
EH Group Engineering’s main activities are primarily focused in the area of hydrogen fuel cells #Energy
With myLabel, you influence the product offers of companies to make them evolve in the good way #ChangingHabits  
An innovative, reliable and efficient technology that propels the shipping to the height of environmental issues #WaterandOcean
Wipsea uses digital camera to survey fauna populations thanks to automation of photo capture #WaterandOcean
A modular landscaping that proposes management of rainwater by creating vegetation in public spaces. #SustainableCities
Lyspackaging is specialized in the creation and manufacture of biodegradable bottles. #Packaging
Skilllab proposes an artificial intelligence driven skill assessment to better integrate refugees into labour markets #Inclusion&Education
myWater hydration station provides a sustainable and cheaper alternative to bottled water while on-the-move #WaterAndOcean
Green Gen Technologies has created the bio-sourced and recyclable bottle, developed from flax fibres and vegetable resins. #EcoPackaging
Kiitos exports software out of Palestine and Gaza to provide good living conditions for locals. #InclusionAndEducation
Lambda Energy is a R&D start-up that develops spectral converters for boosting the power output of solar panels. #Energy
Littomatique facilitates the daily life of natural space and territory managers by using digital tools and tailor-made solutions. #WaterAndOcean
PowerUp proposes an advanced battery management and monitoring solutions #Energy
Pur Projet's mission is to regenerate ecosystems to support local communities and strengthen value chains #BiodiversityAndAgriculture
Ubiblue is the first clean and innovative chillers based on magnetocaloric effect for cooling and wasted heat purposes. #Energy
ViJi provides a solution for brands to avoid undeclared outsourcing during the shaping stages of clothing and footwear. #SustainableFashion
Sustain'Air creates a natural air-conditioning by using Desiccant Evaporatibe Cooling (DEC). #SustainableCities
Biomede allows you to regenerate your soils with plants by using the phytoextraction #BiodiversityAndAgriculture
SolZero develops industrial solutions for the reuse of containers in food #CircularEconomy
Thanks to The Treep you can book a multimodal door-to-door trip quickly and gradually become carbon neutral. #Mobility
UpTrade offers you a solution for your fabric stocks and allows professionals to create their products from existing materials. #SustainableFashion
With Greenspector raise your applications up to your business goals: Measure, benchmark, improve. #ChangingHabits
Home Exchange is the world's first home exchange community #ChangingHabits
The Camp uses electric vehicles, drivers can be paid by redistributing the energy stored in their car. #SustainableCities
Squiz offers a reusable alternative to single-use food pouches 100% made in Europe #ChangingHabits
Microdon proposes to your customers to make a micro-donation at the checkout for the benefit of your partner associations. #ChangingHabits
Surfrider Foundation Europe has become a reference in the fight to protect the ocean and its users #WaterAndOcean
Futura Gaïa is a project that aims to deploy in Europe a model of large-scale, controlled vertical agriculture. #BiodiversityAndAgriculture
Solarpack wants to transmit their commitment and responsibility with all their stakeholders #InclusionAndEducation
I-Farming has developed an application that combines IoT and agriculture for real-time simulation of crop water requirements. #BiodiversityAndAgriculture
Hostabee has developped a connected hive to monitor bee colonies and prevent risks #BiodiversityAndAgriculture
LivingPackets has created THE BOX, an infinitely recyclable package and can therefore circulate forever. #EcoPackaging
Wattnow helps your company gain actionable insights on it’s overall electricity usage trends. #SustainableCities
CanBank is a machine that gives rewards in exchange for recycling plastic cans or bottles. #SustainableCities
Environmentally friendly, lightweight fireproof insulation #SustainableBuildings
Atelier LUMA
Atelier Luma is a think tank, a production workshop and a learning network of the Luma Foundation. Based in Arles,…
Avanade France
Avanade Connected Office is a tailor-made solution to reduce your carbon footprint and assess the quality of the workplace environment…
MAIF Transition
MAIF Transition accelerates large-scale energy and agricultural transitions and develops projects for upgrading territories.
Fast and low-cost diagnostics and real-time disease surveillance for low resource settings. #health&well-being
Solubio Experience: enabling farmers to produce their own defensive on-farm to increase yield, making agriculture affordable and eliminate the usage…
SINN Power develops innovative Wave Energy Converters to supply people worldwide with clean and reliable energy from ocean waves. #Energy
Reforest’Action raises awareness on the importance of forests, and implement programs for forest preservation and restoration. Biodiversity & Agriculture
lightweight, transparent material that can be sandwiched between glass panes to increase insulation by more than 50%  than conventional windows…
Highest performance building insulation (>R-10 / in) made using continuous extrusion, with low-carbon inorganic materials and CFC-free blowing agents
First brand of eco-responsible telephony accessories, they manufacture and market biobased products in a zero plastic packaging. #CircularEconomy
Empowers territories through AI to accelerate sustainable development impact by aligning stakeholders’ commitment #Sustainablecities
Digital platform dedicated to sharing economy and smart cities helping to strengthen social links between citizens #Changinghabits

Zei

First digital platform that helps companies to improve and communicate their environmental and social impacts. #Acceleratetheecosystem  
provides sustainable organic waste solutions by composting on-site #CircularEconomy
Leading renewable energy retailer offering "premium" electricity, based on direct supply from local energy producers to accelerate the energy transition.…
A zero-waste shopping platform featuring everyday products from our favorite brands, in reusable packaging. #Ecopackaging  
Select-store of only sustainable fashion brands that respect people and the environment. #Sustainablefashion
Unique combustion system application for Waste Treatment Units with clean emission gases. #Sustainablecities
Delivers a new ecological heat pump, Low capex, zero opex, zero CO2 emission, zero maintenance, recovering waste heat #Energy
seeks out alternatives to plastics and wood to benefit the planet by developing seaweed-based single-use products. They are eco-friendly, 100%…
Micromobility operator that provides dockless shared bike & electric scooters. #Mobility
Cooperative fighting against planned obsolescence and promoting fair electronic devices #Circulareconomy
.Largest digital platform in Asia for renewable energy investments, it simplifies the financing of renewable energy projects #Energy
Produces & applies eco-friendly coatings on roofs and mitigates the impact of overheating in your building and in cities. #Sustainablecities
The first global community dedicated to the rewilding of urban areas. #Sustainablecities  
Uses the most popular yet dirtiest fashion item in the world, a pair of jeans, and produces it in a…
Enables project leaders to make their creative, social and entrepreneurial ideas come true, by raising money directly from their communities.…
Reconnects citizens to nature by providing all-inclusive solutions, from seed to table, conception, design, etc. #Sustainablecities
Largest Intellectual Property firm in France and a major player in Europe. #Acceleratetheecosystem
Agency of entrepreneurs helping people excel at communicating the value of their ideas, organizations, and services #Acceleratetheecosystem
Helps businesses and individuals in their daily ecological transition with "MyChangeProgram" #Acceleratetheecosystem
Personalized support & green digital tools at the service of re-employment #CircularEconomy
It manufactures a plastic pellet based on casein, a natural polymer, a100% bio-sourced and biodegradable material #Eco-packaging
Provides local authorities and food and beverage companies with digital solutions to promote waste recycling #Circulareconomy
The first zero-waste assistant which allows everyone to sort and valorize their wastes. #Circulareconomy
A tool to track and manage your waste containers using sensor technologies and a platform #CircularEconomy
produces a new flexible packaging material that can replace plastic and other less sustainable packaging materials #Eco-packaging
Produces products for interiors, packaging, and buildings with agricultural waste and Mycelium. #Eco-packaging
Incubator and laboratory for low-tech innovations at the service of waste recovery throughout the world. #CircularEconomy
Packaging Cycle Pack 100% recyclable, combining efficiency and ecology, without aluminum or plastic #Eco-packaging
Crowdfunding platform where you can discover projects and help bring them to life. #Accelerate the ecosystem
Develops the Reuse & Reparation Sector with  Think-Tank, Task Force, Labelling, lobbying, and collaborative projects management #ChangingHabits
Eco-engineering based on bacteria-fungi association-inoculation for high-performance reforestation process in gold mined-out lands to restore the biodiversity for the good…
Association whose mission is to support professionals in the cultural sector in eco-manufacturing their cultural event productions or their small…
Platform for sustainable fashion innovation. Their mission is to bring together the entire ecosystem to make fashion a force for…
Leaders in scientific traceability, using forensic science to verify the origin of raw materials across fashion, food, responsible sourcing and…
Accelerates large-scale energy and agricultural transitions and develops projects for upgrading the territories #Energy
Provides a dissolving stitching thread and dismountable rivets to be used for assembly of textile products that can easily be…
On-demand-supply chain powered by 3D and additive manufacturing #Sustainablefashion
Develops and installs innovative devices (photobioreactors) for the production of biomass from the large scale culture of microalgae. #Mobility
Tailor-made MaaS Platform for Cities Authorities & Public transport operators #mobility
A contributive Earth Inventory in photos and videos in the highest technical standards on all your devices. #Biodiversity&Agriculture #AIforEarth
Made by farmers who produce, process and sell their milk themselves, which allows a measurement of the impact on animal…
The Wildbook for Whale Sharks photo-identification library is a visual database of whale shark (Rhincodon typus) encounters and of individually…
Uses AI and high definition cameras to detect bacteria and particles in a water source. #Water&Ocean #AIforEarth
Development of an automated detection solution of mismanaged plastic waste on surface water, based on cloud-based artificial intelligence service. #Water&Ocean…
Considered the third eye of the farmer, the PEEK connected tool and its artificial intelligence monitors animal and plant production.…
Evolves in the fields of renewable energies and connectivity. It provides a solution that solves 3 problems at the same…
Methodology identifying environmental problems and their causes in its home city of Bamako, by using technology such as a smartphone…
Albatross is one of the biggest plastic survey projects in the world. They developed original devices for micro and macro…
A mobile application that gives access to African locally made quality training and education, from any phone and without the…
Impact Sourcing Platform for Digital Tasks #Inclusion&Education
Improves the HVAC in buildings, ensuring 20% energy savings, lower CO2 emissions and enhancing comfort with an IoT plug&play cloud-based…
Aiming to resolve the issue of water scarcity by providing patented atmospheric water generator, AQR.
A digital Citizen-centric SaaS platform dedicated to sustainable development, positively combining collective intelligence,  ideas, and actions from people & organizations…
Captures vacant housing to transform it into a springboard for homeless people. As the accommodation is loaned free of charge…
Develops software solutions that help understand the current mobility situation and provide safe and sustainable mobility. #Mobility
Using earth observation technology, we are able to create a mapping tool that enables city planners and urban developers to…
Partners with retailers to provide instant buy-back of every item sold as soon as the customer is done using it.…
Boosts plastic recycling in cities by empowering and rewarding citizens for their sorting effort. The result is 100% recycling performance…
Most sustainable notebook on the planet. Tree free, made from waste & accelerates a more sustainable paper industry. #Eco-packaging
Fosters free access to books for everyone and saving natural resources through book swapping, and raises awareness about environmental and…
Transforms all non-recyclable waste into rocks that can be used in the construction industry and reduces GHG from waste treatment…
Solution for big and small Farms to reduce pesticides. #Biodiversity&Agriculture #AIforEarth
SamPangan invented the carbonisation technology unit and converts waste into carbon sustainably #Biodiversity&Agriculture
TechnoCarbon Technologies France is a young innovative company developing composite materials with a low carbon footprint. #SustainableCities
Planctonid Environnement is bio-technology company specialized in the production of micro-algae.
Courbet proposes a new jewellery, ecological and ethical, modern and creative, respectful of know-how. #SustainableFashion
Act for Impact is a banking mechanism to help social enterprises grow. #Inclusion&Education
Voelia aims to bring the world back to life by sharing the same state of mind. #SustainableCities
Quitri by CITEO helps you set up the sorting on your event. #CircularEconomy
The EIB offers loans, guarantees, equity investments and advisory services. #CircularEconomy
B Lab is a nonprofit that serves a global movement of people using business as a force for good. #AccelerateTheEcosystem
Solar Impulse is a solar plane that flew 40000km without fuel all around the world to tell people to use…
Maze X is a startup accelerator programme designed to put ambitious impact start-ups on the road to becoming impact unicorns.…
Reseau Vrac is the interprofessional association for the development of bulk sales. #ChangingHabits
Lablaco is a global platform commited to making fashion circular. #SustainableFashion
The Sustainable initiates and supports projects with a focus on sustainability in Fashion and Textiles and related industries. #SustainableFashion
Cozy Air has created connected sensors that collect the presence of the main pollutants in the indoor air. #SustainableCities
Bayseddo is a platform that connects farmers' cooperatives in need of financing with individuals.
The I-Terra project deals with increasing agricultural production, energy saving, water saving, technology popularization #Biodiversity&Agriculture
Climate-KIC is a community, working towards a climate-resilient society founded on a circular, zero-carbon economy. #AccelerateTheEcosystem
Nos Facteurs offers a courier service with its own means of locomotion, an alternative respectful of the cities. #Mobility
Zephyre installs your electric vehicle charging station to give you access to easy and intelligent recharging. #Mobility
On LITA.co you can invest in sustainable companies, get a financial advantage, contribute to tomorrow's world. #AccelerateTheEcosystem
Bakbuk is a solution to crush plastic bottles and favorise recycling #Eco-Packaging
With the Vatorex system, hundreds of brood combs are treated every day throughout Europe against the Varroa mite. #Biodiversity&Agriculture
Banlieue Santé is a 1901 non-profit association that creates and co-creates social and medical innovations. #Inclusion&Education
To support women in the development of their entrepreneurial projects, BNP Paribas has launched a programme called #ConnectHers. #Inclusion&Education
The Cocott'arium is a fun and educational solution to raise awareness of bio-waste sorting. #Biodiversity&Agriculture
UHCS is a patented modular construction system developed in Switzerland made of recycled PET. #CircularEconomy
Listen Leon allows everyone to generate a viral movement of goodwill through anonymous compliments to map each other's strengths. #ChangingHabits
Élecocité participates in the financing of local production, a transitional educational project or international development.

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