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BioBin / In home appliances


Americans waste 150,000 tons of food each day. It would take years to change the waste culture of Americans, further adding to our carbon footprint. We’ve come up with a solution that immediately impacts our environment directly within the home. BioBin is designed to turn our food waste into a product. It does this by creating compost tea, a user friendly alternative to compost, which is a concentrated nutrient based water that helps grow your plants and vegetables. Whether they are indoor or outdoor plants, the BioBin makes composting easier and stays cleaner with the focus on in home use.


University of Oregon

University of Oregon
Eugene, United States

Sebastian Fechner,
University of Oregon

Peter Van Liefe,
University of Oregon

Hector Escobar ,
University of Oregon

Claire Forsberg,
University of Oregon