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Flitter / Cigarette Filter

Flitter
Flitter

Flitter is and actively decomposing cigarette filter. Made from polylactic Acid (PLA), it is embedded with a rapidly growing seed to quickly decompose the cigarette filter. Whether it is lying on the street or thrown in a litter bin, the seed in the Flitter cigarette filter will grow and help it biodegrade many times faster than an ordinary cigarette filter. The filter helps the seedling to grow by absorbing mineral and water from the surrounding area. The filter then breaks apart and decomposes as the plant grows, leading to a reduced impact on the environment.

University

Dublin Institute of Technology

Dublin Institute of Technology
Dublin, Ireland

Colm O\'Kane

Design

Dublin Institute of Technology

Dublin Institute of Technology
Dublin, Ireland

Barry O\'Brien Paul Whelan Taavet Taimre Yuri Brigadir