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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,400+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories.

Ecü: 1,000 Wasted Tires Converted to Sustainable Shoes

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX

The innovation transforms wasted tires into footwear, avoids the pollution from each burned tire which is equivalent to the usage of a regular car during a whole year, and provides

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The World's First Insect Bread

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: FI

Fazer launched the world's first insect bread, Fazer Sirkkaleipä, in 2017 in Finland. The flour of the bread contains dried and ground farmed house crickets which makes it more protein-rich

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Renewable Diesel Preserving Our Planet

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Espoo, Uusimaa, FI

Neste MY Renewable Diesel is a biofuel that is produced from 100% renewable raw materials and which can reduce traffic greenhouse gas emissions by up to 90% compared to conventional

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Naturalizing Indoor Air

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: FI

NAAVA Green Walls help to purify the indoor air by reducing the harmful chemicals and optimizing the humidity. This way the cognitive performance is improved and the people working or

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Responsible Household Water Consumption Education

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: CA

TapHax utilizes a hypersonic sensor system with data output to both a digital display beside the tap, as well as to a phone application in real time. It aims to

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Small Local Business Making Large Global Differences

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: CA

The main innovation we focused on with this organization centred around how a family business can show immense care while also helping the community. They are able to achieve this

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Why Donate a Bed Anywhere Else?

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Toronto, Edmonton, Calgary, Richmond, Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia, CA

Sleep Country's main innovation is the Bed Donating and Mattress Recycling Program (MDRP). This innovation seeks to solve SDG 9, “Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure” and SDG 12 which is, “Responsible

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Quality Textiles Through Circular Economy Process

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Tlaxacala, MX

Generating a high-quality raw material ready to be transformed into clothing, furniture, etc while relieving waste disposal of plastic, and integrating all the steps of the recycling process, from collection

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Imagine a World Where Everything Around You is a Display

Date published: 09 Nov 2018

Innovation Location: Kitchener, Ontario , CA

Halion Displays is "creating a world where every surface around you is a display." Their innovation uses clean energy because it requires less battery waste and uses solar power (SDG

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