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    Date submitted
  • 27-Apr-2018

295 Solutions

Abstract

"295 Solutions" is a social initiative that tackles the idea of the way we use and dispose of coffee cups around New Zealand. The idea focuses on the development of a new coffee cup that is 100% biodegradable and cost efficient, as well as developing a recycling stream, that focuses on the disposal of coffee cups by business and public spaces throughout New Zealand.

Additional Questions

Who is your customer?

New Zealand Public, especially environmentally friendly coffee drinkers, as well as New Zealand businesses who will benefit from having an environmentally friendly public image.

What problem does this idea/product solve or what market need does it serve?

Currently the recycling system for sorting out compostable coffee cups is out of date and expensive, 295 Solutions aims to solve the problem by creating a new recycling stream that aims to assist in the disposal of coffee cups from public areas as well as designing a new coffee cup that provides clear instruction to the consumer on how to recycle them efficiently and sustainably.