Design from Finland mark awarded the Design Deed of the Year prize to Woodio Oy, a company that designs and manufactures bathroom fixtures from solid wood composite. The criteria for the award are originality, responsibility and design as part of everyday life.
The Design Deed of the Year is awarded annually to a Finnish enterprise where design plays a significant role. This year, the prize was awarded to Woodio Oy. The company’s products are designed and manufactured in Finland utilising Finnish forest industry’s side streams. The Woodio material is the world’s first waterproof solid wood composite, which consists of real wood chips and resin based adhesives. Woodio designs are suitable for both private and public spaces.