Eliminate Plastic Coffee Lids and use Stainless Steel
Replace plastic with a Stainless Steel Lid that fits only the Coffee Shop's cups. This will invite the user to easy place used stainless steel lids into a particular container.
Returnable Coffee Lid
Company / Organization Name
Where are you / your team located?
How does this Idea redesign unrecyclable small format plastic items that often end up as waste?
Washable returnable coffee lid, it will not create waste.
Which use cases does your Idea apply to?
Case 3. Anne
In what geographical context or area does your Idea plan to operate / solve?
How do you envision scaling up your Idea?
The main obstacle will be the washing process. We will overcome this obstacle by implementing with Sustainable companies first.
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.
Our goals are: Support for more prototyping, piloting and tutoring. Worldwide tutors always empower businesses and change an Entrepreneur's mindset in a good way! Success will be definitely defined first by winning this competition, that would open a lot of doors worldwide. As I mentioned once during the final phase of my last Sustainable Entrepreneurial Award: Financial support is an important step that every Start up is look for, but tutoring and networking are priceless.
Please describe from where your Idea emerged
As an Industrial Designer from Tecnológico de Monterrey, I took an abroad programme with ELISAVA in Barcelona, Spain to obtain a certificate in Sustainable Products and Processes.
Tell us about your work experience
100% Entrepreneur. Winner of: FRISA Entrepreneurial Innovation by Tec de Monterrey, Coahuila St Sustainable Entrepreneur at Tokyo, Finalist at Santander National Award for Entrepreneurial Development.
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