The resource-efficient business research group of Turku University of Applied Sciences has collaborations with a wide range of companies. We offer the fresh expertise and innovation potential of our students as an asset for companies. We also unite companies to create new networks where resources and expertise can be shared.

  • Would you be interested to collaborate with our students? We offer a wide variety of possibilities to companies
  • Does your company generate waste that someone else could benefit from? Are you interested to utilize this waste as new raw material? If your answer is yes, you might want to know more about our work with circular economy experiments – we help all kinds of companies with all kinds of circular economy pilots through this  project called TRY OUT!
  • We work actively with waste textiles
  • We are developing the future circular economy hubs
  • We have worked intensively with 3D printing of recycled plastic
  • Could you benefit from simple tools to improve your companys resource efficiency?
  • More on our projects with companies

In all the cases above, you can contact us and we can discuss the possibilities of collaboration.

3D Recycling

“Recycled plastics in 3D-printing” is a joint project with Turku University of Applied Sciences, Arcada University of Applied Sciences and Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE). Project is implemented in close co-operation with the companies mentioned below. The project will investigate recycled plastics’ potential as 3D-printing material and related business opportunities from business needs.

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Textile recycling

In the beginning of 2016 an end-of-life textile pilot project was launched in the collection area of Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto. The wish is to open doors for textile waste recycling.

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