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KICKY / Kitchen Waste Trashcan


To most of the people, the impressions of kitchen waste trashcan are always dirty and smelly, it naturally generates the unwillingness of touching the can.
Therefore, we can see the design of trashcans nowadays are the manual trashcan flip cover or the foot clamshell design, but when the lid is covered with grease and the trash pedals are just out of order, we will inevitably have to touch the lid directly with our own hands.
That's why we want to improve the way we usually use the trashcan by neither seeing the inside of it or having the opportunity to touch it. Therefore, we change the using way by “kicking” it instead of “stepping” it.


National Taiwan University of Art

National Taiwan University of Art
New Taipei, Taiwan

Chen Yung Jung,
National Taiwan University of Art

Wen Ying Ju,
National Taiwan University of Art