The expert committe for the selection of the best proposal for the repurposing of glass products for Steklarna Hrastnik has chosen three winning proposals. The first-ranked winning entry will receive a €1,000 prize.
See more details about the competition here.
The #GlassRepurpose open call lasted from 9/1/2019 to 9/31/2019, and was extended to 25/10/2019. The members of the expert committee (Matevž Čelik Vidmar – MAO; Mateja Š. Dimic – Steklarna Hrastnik, Erika Oblak – Ecologists Without Borders) reviewed the submitted proposals.
They were looking for original, unusual ideas with market potential that are in line with the principles of sustainable development; ideas that take into account the use of large amounts of discarded glass, which should not only become waste but create new and useful values, while at the same time considering that the idea does not require significant environmental burdens and the consumption of additional energy for their realization.
The three chosen proposals are: