Innovations

44 Innovations
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    Chongqing Kibao Robot Incorporated Company is a company that was founded in 2001. It focuses on the development of ...
      Worldwide
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Chris Laszlo
      Chris Laszlo Fascinating look at the power of new technology for sustainable labor solutions.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter I love the story of the founder of this company and how he was motivated to do something that helped people's lives yet still made money. Very inspiring!
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    PT Rekadaya Multi Adiprima (RMA) developed the idea to use waste clothes in creating useful soundproof products for the ...
      Indonesia Exemplar
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya It is fascinating to imagine that even for luxurious car waste can be used for its soundproof elements. Now the company is also using coconut fiber for their products. We can imagine Indonesia with more than 17000 islands has so many coconut trees, thus...  more
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter What a great way to deal with clothing waste and create an innovative product!
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    Estructuras Metálicas Solana is a Mexican company dedicated to the manufacture of sheet ceilings for various comp...
      Mexico Exemplar
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Crishelen Kurezyn Díaz
      Crishelen Kurezyn Díaz Estructuras Metálicas Solana is a great example of how things can be done in a different way. Ecological roofs bring great benefits to large companies, reducing pollution and creating a social and environmental impact.
    • George Dionne
      George Dionne An enjoyable and inspiring read as the authors take us back to the roots of a family business and its emerging innovations over three generations always taking into account the well being of the employees, the local community and the planet.
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    OXXO, the first chain of small format stores in Mexico, with more than 15,000 stores and 200,000 employees, found the ne...
      Mexico
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Consuelo Garcia-de-la-torre
      Consuelo Garcia-de-la-torre Narrative on the experience of a large company, which shows the efforts to innovate in the resiclaje, assets without book value of equipment of the company. They carry out this process of recycling in alliance with companies that buy equipment for a minimum,...  more
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter A great example of a company that cares about the waste they have and the effects on their business and on the environment.
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    Steel is basic to the world economy, and the world’s biggest steel producer ArcelorMittal is reinventing the world...
      United States
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Chris Laszlo
      Chris Laszlo Great story about an innovation with a huge impact on our society.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter This innovation has the possibility to really change the steel industry.
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    MASTER DECK supplies innovative, environmentally-friendly products for the construction, industrial and agro-industrial ...
      Mexico
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Consuelo Garcia-de-la-torre
      Consuelo Garcia-de-la-torre Narrative with high degree of reuse of wood and PET waste. The company recycles both products to achieve by-products for use in construction materials. Floors, furniture among others.
    • Lindsay Whipp
      Lindsay Whipp Waste is a huge problem in every country, so utilizing waste materials to make products in high demand is an important step to make an industry more sustainable.
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    FloDesign Sonics’ innovation completely transforms the current bio-pharmaceutical process by allowing cell clarifi...
      United States
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Stacie Chappell
      Stacie Chappell Flodesign Sonics innovation touches on many of the SDG's and has the potential to leverage significant societal change.
    • Ellen Boyd
      Ellen Boyd Through research, innovation and a commitment to "doing good things," this company is making exciting advances toward new technology and cost-effective cell and gene therapy.
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    Palmer Paving Corporation is utilizing the innovative process of Warm Mix Liquid Asphalt with its road construction proj...
      United States
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Stacie Chappell
      Stacie Chappell This example from Palmer Paving demonstrates how our infrastructure can be a major piece of creating sustainable flourishing.
    • Alec Simon
      Alec Simon This story illustrates the potential that alternative forms of construction have to transform our infrastructure.
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    Reliance Jio Info comm Ltd has invested around ₹ 150,000 Crores ($ 22 billion) to create infrastructure for getting rid ...
      India
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Preeti Rawat
      Preeti Rawat It will create disruption in the market
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter What an interesting innovation to support a growing market.
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    Replaces the use of traditional wood by an innovative type of biosynthetic wood produced from...
      Argentina Exemplar
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Aleandra Scafati
      Aleandra Scafati Ewar is an exemplary innovative business experience that generates a positive impact on all three dimensions of sustainabilty; economic, environmental and social.
    • John Turner
      John Turner Ewar demonstrates the qualities we are talking about when we say "full spectrum flourishing." The students have done a great job researching the company thoroughly.
    • Federico Rosner de Zavalia
      Federico Rosner de Zavalia What i like the most about this project is that they work with the things that area around them. Ewar works in a slum neighborhood where they hire local giving oportunitys to people that dosent have it and their main input to make biosynthetic wood is plastic...  more
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    From radiant cooled commercial buildings, appropriate water treatment technologies, solar power installations of 50 MW(p...
      India Exemplar
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Shiji Lyndon
      Shiji Lyndon Infosys is one of the few business organisations which addresses multiple goals of sustainability.
    • Ashley Stanley
      Ashley Stanley It is commendable that Infosys is creating innovative solutions to ensure their campuses are energy efficient and sustainable.
    • Rishabh Jain
      Rishabh Jain True Shiji mam. There are so many goals which Infosys is working on for sustainability and equality. Infrastructure is just one example.
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    The innovation created by Promess was making a machine that can measure forces directly. This is a useful technique to i...
      United States
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Timothy Palmer
      Timothy Palmer The Promess story provides a good example of sustainability in the manufacturing process.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter This story demonstrates the need for all industries to innovate in a sustainable way to stay ahead in the current business economy.
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    For over five years in Bancolombia Group, a transformation has been taking place towards a more human banking, building ...
      Worldwide
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Consuelo Garcia-de-la-torre
      Consuelo Garcia-de-la-torre he initiative has a strong impact on prosperity, through the ODS that are present in the narrative.
    • Christina Jankus
      Christina Jankus Bancolombia’s Nequi is the first in Colombia to deploy mobile biometrics to authenticate bank users by providing them a paperless and secure online solution for banking needs.
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    Bazzani Building Company, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan focuses on high-performance green design and construction wi...
      United States
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Timothy Palmer
      Timothy Palmer It's wonderful to see a builder seek out B-Corp certification. Thank you for sharing Guy Bazzani's story!
    • Christina Jankus
      Christina Jankus Bazzani is redeveloping brownfields in Grand Rapids and providing many benefits to the community by removing contaminants in the area to protect human health as well as the environment's health.
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    Arbor Financial Credit Union is a financial institution located in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Arbor's physical setting is a lo...
      United States
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Timothy Palmer
      Timothy Palmer This is a good example of how organizations can help attain the Global Goals through improvements in their daily operations.
    • Florence Snyder
      Florence Snyder A large corporation that practices corporate social responsibility is always a good story.
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    As Pak Trayudi Darma mentioned one of the corporate social value programs of PT Holcim Indonesia Tub...
      Indonesia
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya Holcim's initiatives to support the farmers are a great beneficial gesture to gain the communities' trust and increase their welfare
    • Florence Snyder
      Florence Snyder It is always encouraging when a very large corporation demonstrates good corporate citizenship.
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    Xiuyao Ruan found a way out in the emerging Chinese furniture industry. Mr. Ruan combines classical and modern styl...
      China
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel The company value of cultural heritage preservation combined with contemporary furniture definitely led to great unique product.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter It's important to remember your heritage and where you came from. Helping people embrace this idea is a unique business model.
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    Coaching, mentoring, and resources integration - ingredients needed to build and grow a business. That's why the St...
      Indonesia
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya breakthrough innovation and optimizing technology to help farmer. Good story Pak Bony
    • Insan Kamil
      Insan Kamil Ouw My God, for real, i did think about this innovation in 2015 while i have been mutated to Medan Sumatera Utara, Indonesia. It teach me that Innovation is nothing without execution.
      Anyway the innovation is really helpfull since i have some friends who...  more
    • Joice Juliana
      Joice Juliana By providing access for farmers and investors to meet virtually, iGrow supports agricultural program and empowers farmers to cultivate their land to earn a good living.
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    Wayang Golek performing art is already rare in the show business industry. It is a traditional art going into extin...
      Indonesia
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya Wayang Golek is a part of Indonesia culture heritage. We should proud to Ibu Melcyana who has contribution to keep maintain Wayang Golek as an art and simultaneously empowering the craftsmen.
    • Insan Kamil
      Insan Kamil Wayang is one of the well-known culture heritage that describes indonesia most. surely it should be preserved and the act that Melcyana took to market the wayang golek using technology is one interesting way. Hopefully wayang will not only preserved but go...  more
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    A shared office space for people to work and network or even work alone. Conclave has offered a new look to offices f...
      Indonesia
    Goal 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
    • Amelia Naim Indrajaya
      Amelia Naim Indrajaya Conclave is not just an ordinary co-working space. It is striving to flourish start-up businesses. It encourages networking and new creative businesses to synergize.
    • Michael Hoffman
      Michael Hoffman I like this business model. It eliminates barriers to the pursuit of one's entrepreneurial (or, for that matter, educational) aspirations. And, it eliminates the unnecessary expense of office/work space, which frees up resources to be focused on the core...  more