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Top > If Product Design award goes to leader in urban ecological biking solutions

If you're a student in Japan you will no-doubt have had to wade through an ocean of bicycles to get to class at one time or another. You might even be a contributor to this problem yourself? If so you must know that finding bicycle parking on campus is a serious problem. Due to lax policy enforcement, a lot of students simply leave their bikes wherever they please, and some even leave them as junk when they no longer have need for them.

Cogoo is a new and noteworthy project that aims to eliminate this problem by introducing fleets community bikes that anyone can use to get around campus for Free. All you have to do is register yourself via mobile to be able to use their service. If you're one of those lucky ones who attend a national university like Universtiy of Tokyo, University of Yokohama, and Hitotsubashi University you will have noticed these green bicycles popping up all over the place.

Now Cogoo has earned a seal of approval from the guys at iF(International Forum Design) Product Design who award excellent industrial design.