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Solar-Bin / Food Waste Bin

Solar-Bin
Solar-Bin

Solar-Bin is a public food waste bin which is operated by solar power.
It grinds food waste into power so that it reduces odor and the shipping cost.
Taking advantage of the fact that public bins are placed outside under the sun, it is an eco-friendly product as it uses the electrical energy powered by the sun-light.
It has lightings on the front part which indicates its operation and the amount of electricity charged. It also works as a mood light at night.

University

Kookmin University

Kookmin University
Seoul, South Korea

Jung, Do Sung

Design

Kookmin University

Kookmin University
Seoul, South Korea

Sulki Lee, Banhee Lee, Lira Kim