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GrowGreen / food waste disposer


GrowGreen is a food waste disposal system for local apartments in Korea including public and personal bins, emphasizing on eco-friendliness, easy access, and pleasant experience for users. Disposable bins made or biodegradable material (PLA) come in three different shades, each indicating where the recycled waste will be reused: energy, animal feed, and compost. Users can easily throw these away in the public bin without being exposed to odor or infectious germs. Stacking them in the public bin grows a tree, giving users positive experience. This also reminds users that they are taking part in the process of recycling food waste.



Daejeon, South Korea


KAIST university

KAIST university
Sungnam city, South Korea

Kyung Hyun Kim Wonjun Lee Hee-jun Lim