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Obulato Sheets

Self Dissolving Package

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Soluble/Edible Films

The soluble film are made of potato starch and soy lecithin and are gluten free. 

The edible film discs do not dissolve when in contact with oil or liquid ingredients with low water content. They can be used with a wide variety of ingredients like crèmes, praline, flavoured oils, honey, foie gras, prosciutto, Nutella, dried fruits and vegetables, cereals, fresh fruit and vegetables brushed with oil, fried fish, meat or seafood and many other ingredients with low water content. The edible film disks can be cut with regular scissors to obtain any desired shape and can be sealed by applying heat with a sealed

Obulato in sheet form (round and square), cups and cones and XXL size square sheets.

Current Applications

Industrial Based

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The dissolving rate and tendency can be adjusted according to requirement and thus packaging which requires sturdy/flexible 

Idea Title

Magic Pack

Company / Organization Name

Bennett University

Website

www.bennett.edu.in/

Where are you / your team located?

Greater Noida, India

How does this Idea redesign unrecyclable small format plastic items that often end up as waste?

The soluble packaging gets easily dissolved when exposed to water

Which use cases does your Idea apply to?

Case 1,2 & 3

In what geographical context or area does your Idea plan to operate / solve?

Worldwide

How do you envision scaling up your Idea?

Technology difficulty in modification of resistance to dissolution as per clients requirement

At what stage of development is your Idea?

  • Research & Early Testing: You are exploring an idea, gathering inspiration and information needed to test it with real users.

Please describe how becoming a Top Idea and working with the Think Beyond Plastics Accelerator Program will help to accelerate your solution.

The opportunity to work will enable to create a mass customization of soluble packing as per client requirements considering water resistance level. Steps: Innovate the customisable soluble sheets Patenting the Concept Funding and Setting up business

Please describe from where your Idea emerged

Individual Idea

Tell us about your work experience

Commerce & Economics Marketing Management

Please describe your legal and organizational structure

Not for Profit Organisation

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How might this fair with cold brew espresso/coffee? it's slightly acidic and stains things easily.

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Team

Hi Rakesh,

It is great to have you in the challenge.

Is it just yourself working on this idea or are you part of a team?

Please would you provide a 1-2 sentence bio and/or LinkedIn profile for each member of your team in the Tell Us About Your Work Experience section of your post. To update your post, hit the Edit Contribution button at the to of your post. Scroll down to your Full Description field. Then click Save after you’re done updating.

What testing has been done and what is the next step for the development of Obulato Sheets.

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Team

Kate Rushton 
My Linkedin reference link: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rakesh-bairam-7aa25a66/

I am working with my 2 professor on the project who are well qualified from reputed universities in USA and are qualified in engineering and biochemistry background.
Linkedin Ref: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vipul-kumar-mishra-7bb43953/

The initial research and testing were carried out and next stage includes testing for customization of solution as per clients requirement.