Sachiko Hirosue

Osaka Namari-Suzu Seirensho Co., Ltd. President and CEO

Sachiko Hirosue was born in 1970, amid Japan’s transformation, and embodies the fusion of art and science. She advocates for the environment’s role in human health while orchestrating global engagement through DIY Open Science. She holds a BS from The Johns Hopkins University and an Sc.D. from MIT/Harvard HST MEMP in biotechnology and chemical engineering. She delved into gene therapy at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and vaccine development at EPFL, Switzerland, with a biomaterial emphasis. Now, she leads ONS Ltd., an Osaka-based lead and tin refining company, where she pioneers responsible metal recycling as a 4th-gen President of the company.

Judge’s selections

We are What we eat, What we throw away Award

Guilty Flavours

Eleonora Ortolani

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Miracle Material growing on our Heads Award

Hair Recycle

Dung Dung asbl

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Re-mixed Pop-color Plastic Dinner Conversation Design Award

re:Mix, the circular kitchen mixer for your own glass jars

Open Funk

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Traceability Platform proven Behavioral Change Award

Lalaloop Reusable cup system for a circular city

OysterAble co., ltd.

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We care when we See Award

MateRe - DPP

new design for digital product passport

digglue. inc

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