Search

# 2020

we are not waste anymore

About

Using discarded fruit as biomaterial to make doggy poop scoopers

A study from 2017 showed that 64% of Thailand’s municipal waste is made up of food waste. This is due mostly to consumer expectations in terms of food appearance and inaccurate demand forecasting on the side of retailers. At the same time, the country has a large dog population (8.5m) which leads to heavy use of disposable plastic bags to collect excrements. The Dog Poop Scooper combines fruit fibres and other bioplastic ingredients into a strong yet flexible small bag, with an ergonomic design that makes it easy to collect and dispose of dog excrements in a sustainable way.

Connect

we are not waste anymore @ ...

Facebook

Similiar Projects

Dateform

Dateform

Work and Economic Growth

Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation (DIDI)

A new system to process date farming byproducts into a range of upcycled materials

Effects of Replacing Cement by Date Palm Trees Wastes on Concrete Performance

Effects of Replacing Cement by Date Palm Trees Wastes on Concrete Performance

Concrete

University of Buraimi

Using Palm leaves fibres and ash to reduce cement content in concrete

Papua Noken Material as Alternative Products

Papua Noken Material as Alternative Products

Biomaterials

Pelita Harapan University

Using traditional Papua weaving techniques to make new products from wood fibres

Bale saver 2.0

Bale saver 2.0

Work and Economic Growth

Tshwane University of Technology

An affordable solution to keep hay bales dry and extend their lifespan