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Bio-cutlery System / Up-cycling, System Design

Bio-cutlery System
Bio-cutlery System

Six million tons of non-durable plastics is discarded every year, with the most serious problem that disposable plastic cutlery is discarded after a single use and eventually flows to the sea, causing fatal damages to marine lives. Meanwhile, most drink waste, like coffee grounds is thrown away directly. Bio-cutlery made from coffee grounds/tea leaves and other biodegradable reinforced fibers could be a solution.

With the services like Bio-cutlery Studio and Bio-cutlery Server, the system will cover most homes and public cafes in the future to get people involved in the actions to solve the world's toughest environmental problems.


Graduate School of Design, Harvard

Graduate School of Design, Harvard
Cambridge, United States

Zongheng Sun,
Graduate School of Design, Harvard

Yumeng Li,
Parsons School of Design