For the past three years we have been busy using the toolkit together with CEVT, emmamalena, Husqvarna Group, Yovinn, and Valtech to explore opportunities for new circular offers. We have also worked hard to disseminate the tools and reached over 900 professionals through presentations and lectures and trained over 500 students. We have also conducted over […]
Since our research project Design for circular consumption is soon coming to an end we meet up with our partners last week to exchange insights from the project. Representatives from CEVT, EmmaMalena, Husqvarna Group, Valtech and Yovinn joined us and shared their experiences from working with the Use2Use design tools. We also hade the opportunity […]
Want to order a hard copy?
We are excited to once again be able to offer hard copies of the Use2Use Design Toolkit! Although online workshops can be fruitful, nothing beats a more hands-on workshop together with colleagues. If you want to boost your circular design work, bring the Use2Use Design Toolkit to your next session! Hard copies are sold at […]
Thanks to Juana Camacho-Otero and Isabel Ordóñez Pizarro, the Use2Use Thinking Activation Pack is now available in Spanish! You can find it under downloads. El paquete de Activación Mental Use2Use es parte de la caja de herramientas de diseño Use2Use creada por Anneli Selvefors y el Oskar Rexfelt de la Universidad Tecnológica de Chalmers. La caja de […]
Raw Materials and Circular Societies Prize
We are so proud to annouce that the Use2Use Design Toolkit received the EIT Raw Materials and Circular Societies Prize 2021 in the category “New tools / methodologies to support circular design for products and services”! The competition is an initiative by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) and the jury consisted of […]
Hot off the presses
Since our first batch of printed toolkits is sold out we are working hard to prepare the next batch. So these days we are busy sorting and packing new kits, which will be available very soon. Want to pre-order a kit? Drop us a line!
What a year it has been! Although the pandemic has been challenging in many ways, we have had a lot of interesting discussions, workshops and meetings with partners and others. We have learnt so much about how the Use2Use Design Toolkit and a user-centered perspective on circularity can support development of circular products and services. […]
On public request, we have added a bunch of illustrations from our Use2Use Thinking Activation Pack to our image gallery. Feel free to use them in presentations, workshops or whenever you need some visual material to aid discussions around opportunities to design for Use2Use. Check out our image gallery!
The Use2Use Design Toolkit is now also available to Mural users! Our Mural template includes an introduction to the toolkit, instructions, and worksheets. The template is generic and can be used for a variety of projects. Feel free to adjust the template to your needs, share it with colleagues, and use it whenever relevant. <br […]
Miro template available in Miroverse
A digital version of the Use2Use Design Toolkit is now available to Miro users through Miroverse. The template includes an introduction to the toolkit, instructions, and worksheets. The template is generic and can be used for a variety of projects. Feel free to adjust the template to your needs, share it with colleagues, and use […]
New open access paper
We just published a new paper in Sustainability’s special issue “Design to drive behavior change for sustainability and circular economy”. In this paper we provide an introduction to the Use2Use Design Toolkit and present initial experiences and insights from applying the tools in 30 workshops with professionals and students. Insights from the workshops suggest […]