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Fountain Bin / Outdoors trash can

Fountain Bin
Fountain Bin

[Current Design Failure]
People usually throw cigarette end into the ashtray on the garbage bin. The ashtrays of the outdoor ones are easy fill with water during raining day, and the water may mix with cigarette end and ash spilled out making the garbage bin dirty.

[Problem Solving]
1. This redesign solve the ashtray easily filled with water by rain.
2. The ashtray is design to easy clean by being separated with the bin.
This new ashtray is designed with a drainage grooves inside, and a waterproof is added on the drain.


Sichuan Art Vocational College

Sichuan Art Vocational College
Chengdu, China

Huan Tang,
Sichuan Art Vocational College,School of Art & Design, Directed by TA: Ke Li, Fan Zhang

Shiran Guo,
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning

Zhongshu Hu,
Hunan University

Yuan Fang,
Hunan Normal University