Point of View Statement
Enter a refined POV statement that succinctly describes the essential user needs that you're designing a solution to provide. This will likely be based on your earlier POV statements, but may have evolved and updated based on your continued exploration and refining of your understanding of the problems throughout the Ideating phase of the design thinking process.
[CLOTHING FACTORY WORKERS] need [A MORE SUSTAINABLE WAY TO DYE THEIR CLOTH] because [THE PROCESS WASTES TOO MUCH WATER AND RELEASES TOXIC CHEMICALS THAT POLLUTE THE WATER SUPPLY AND HARM WORKERS' HEALTH]
Minimum Viable Product
Please add a very brief description of your product below. If you had to describe it in less than 10 words, what is it? Or what does it provide?.
Our product is a [sustainable clothing dye that does not require water]
The simplest version of this product that delivers value and meets the challenges of this POV statement will have these essential features:
- Is non-toxic to both humans and the environment; biodegradable
- Doesn't require water, instead using: air?, pressing the dye onto the cloth somehow?
- Can create the same level of pigment and doesn't fade more easily than normal dyeing methods/long-lasting
- Not excessively expensive (doesn't significantly decrease factory profits as compared to normal dyeing processes)