Which city is this?
La Oroya, Peru -- In this mining town in the Peruvian Andes, 99 percent of children have high
levels of lead in their blood largely due to an American-owned smelter that's been polluting the
city since 1922.
Source: Economist.com 2013 by Who
Turin is not much
What is it?
A common garbage in San Salvario, Turin
Not only pollution, garbage and waste
From the outside it doesn’t seem that way, but if you look inside and talk with the owners
everything changes…there are shops that promote products without packaging, on tap
The world, and San Salvario is changing
My district is a little example
of the world changing
San Salvario, Turin
26 milion products without packaging
21 million people found a 0 km product made by a short supply chain
6 million people bought fair trade products
9 million people decreased their consumption of meat
12 million people ate biologic/organic food
9 million people used a bicycle every day
17 million people used products not tested on animals
These are the funders
What is sostenibile.com?
Sostenibile.com is an experimental project to create
a community of citizens and business owners who
are sensitive to the issue of sustainability and that
act in a responsible and conscious way also through
benefit and discount in the business activities.
Events Causes Blog Equommerce
Is the result of an algorithm that takes two factors into account: the rating of the users and
the sustainable actions undertaken by businesses. The ratings of people therefore contribute in
a decisive way to the calculation the sustainability index score
Card and mobile
Application for member
Sales for clients-member
The registered members, commercial activities, and association directly create
the content of the portal. This portal was designed to create a collaborative action
between different players.
•219 business activities
• hundreds of events and causes
•400 families who buy every week on equommerce
Sustainability Treasure Hunt
Example of a sustainability-themed treasure hunt with
150 people through the streets
of San Salvario
20 people came from Belgium
In the near future…
the e-commerce area
to encourage the purchases
directly from the farmers
Sustainability and the crisis?
The economic crisis is creating a great possibility because people are more careful about
the quantity of consumption and, at the same time, the quality of products.
responds to the
need to find
The challenges of sustainability
in the future
promote success stories
talk about it
excite / facilitate
invent / create
“We cannot hope
to create a sustainable culture
but sustainable souls.”