Startup Maine 2019June 21, 2019
Fullvinnsla: Turning Waste into Value
On Friday, June 21st, the Maine Center is sponsoring a Startup Maine panel discussion on entrepreneurship through utilizing under valued or discarded pieces, using the work being done in the Blue Economy as a case study.
By nature and necessity, Scandinavians have become world leaders for getting the most out of their natural resources. Modern innovation and entrepreneurship in this part of the globe leverage the indigenous mindset “fullvinnsla”: using the entirety of the resource and thinking about how growing/harvesting that resource affects the larger system.