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Social impacts of textile industry from the perspective of novel business models

During the Telavalue project (2022-2024), both social and environmental impacts of textile industry will be looked into. Social impacts include e.g. employees' well-being, fair pay, discrimination and......

Solutions against biodiversity loss and the climate crisis may change our current ownership models

Borrowing and renting instead of owning can free you from the need to storage and maintenance of goods. For companies, the product as a service model brings new value and environmental benefits......

Study trip to Netherlands boosted confidence in our work

The research team of the Telavalue project of Turku University of Applied Sciences went on a study trip to the world's leading circular economy hub in the Netherlands in May 2022. The purpose of the......

Creating a sustainable Finnish textile industry with bio-based and recycled fibres

Finnish companies and organisations are transforming the textile industry together with research and education institutions in the Telavalue project that was launched in February. Our vision is to......

The Telaketju network continues with two new projects

The Telaketju network continues with two new projects, PaaS Pilots project, started in the autumn of 2021 and Telavalue project, started in February 2022.Value chains for sustainable production, use......

Telaketju 2 final report is published

The final report of Telaketju 2 project summarises results obtained within the project structures under the following themes: business models, consumers, sustainable materials, product design,......