SUSTAINABLE CONSUMPTION

The notion of sustainable consumption might be very different for every consumer. We develop tools for individuals, allowing them to easily make purchase decisions according to their true beliefs

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ASSET CONSUMERISM

We create a new form of political consumerism. The exchange of individual purchase decisions forms communities with visible collective power and statements

ASSET project closed

ASSET developed shopping tools that have been tested by Esto­nian and Austrian consumers in real shopping situations. The data analysis of test data shows indi­cations for a change in shopping behaviour. Data analysis is still ongoing. Contact for more details: johannes.klinglmayr@lcm.at

The apps that can tell you if you’re buying sustainably

Dr Johannes Klinglmayr from the Linz Center of Mechatronics in Austria is developing a smartphone app to help shoppers choose food products that conform to their own version of sustainability. ‘One of the problems for sustainable consumerism is getting reliable data,’ he said. The app is designed to be used when someone is standing in […]

FIELD TEST IN AUSTRIA

In spring 2018, the Bluetooth Low Energy localization system was installed at the premises of Winkler Markt, a family owned supermarket in Linz, Austria. Since the beginning of July, we started another field campaign there. The campaign is supported and promoted using a booth directly in the supermarket, which is run by the LCM team. […]