Please note that on Saturday 29 June, the museum will close earlier at 14:00.



Lia is the first holistic redesign of the pregnancy test for thirty years. Proven to disintegrate 100% if disposed of correctly, Lia is made of a similar coated material to most toilet paper, breaking down when flushed and completely biodegradable in soil.

The US-based company aims to provide an alternative to existing plastic pregnancy tests, which contribute two million kilograms of non-recyclable waste to US landfills each year.

Discover the most innovative designs across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design from the past 12 months, as nominated by design experts from around the world.


Q&A with Michelle Millar Fisher (nominator)

The Design Museum speaks to curator and design historian, Michelle Millar Fisher, about the Lia Pregnancy Kit, which she nominated in this year's Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition.