Solar-powered Compacting Refuse Bin

Solution Solar-powered Compacting Refuse Bin
(REF : S-0150)
Features of Products / Solutions
  • Project target: To develop solar-powered compacting refuse bin for household waste collection
  • Problem/Challenge: produce a system to compact the waste in effective way
  • Feasible Solution: i.) The battery of refuse bin can be recharged by solar power
  • ii.) Automatically compacting waste if the amount of waste reaches certain levels
  • iii.) Warning if the refuse bin is almost full
Matched Trial Project
  • The test trial can be conducted outside the building of EMSD
  • The effectiveness can be compared with the traditional refuse bin
  • If the total treated waste amount is much higher than traditional refuse bin does, test trial can be conducted in different district of Hong Kong
  • The total amount of waste disposed everyday is much more than the capacity of refuse bin, this solution can maximize the capacity of refuse bin
  • The problem of littering can also be alleviated
Contact Information

Company: Hong Kong Productivity Council

Address: HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Name: Cola Lam

Position: Consultant

Tel: 27886069

Email: colalam@hkpc.org

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