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What is the People's Design Lab?


 The People’s Design Lab is a platform for people frustrated by the increasing production of items that cannot be reused, repaired, recycled or composted. It’s a place to address governments and industries who create “stuff” for the sake of it. 
We are saying to them “Look we are engaging for change. What about you?”

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From Portugal to Bulgaria: People join the fight against wasteful products

From Portugal to Bulgaria: People join the fight against wasteful products

Have you ever counted how many products in your life need replacing every year? It is true that some stuff will always need replacing: you break a plate or outgrow some clothes. But how many others, from packaging to the things you use, have been designed to have a short life and be thrown away? 
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The first phase of the Redesign Europe Challenge is over! Time to check out the winning (most hated) products!

The first phase of the Redesign Europe Challenge is over! Time to check out the winning (most hated) products!

From May 16 until June 26 citizens where asked to vote on the People’s Design Lab’s website the most wasteful products on the market. Today, we finally announce what are the three most hated products, and hence, have been awarded with the #Designed4Trash award!
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