Reduce waste with convenient new design.
Bottle-shaped fiber container with a removable seal for easy separation/recycling.
Please include a visual (can be either 2D or 3D) representation/prototype of your concept. (required)
This solution addresses which of the following:
Hot / Cold Fiber Cup
How is your concept recoverable?
When you want to drink your beverage, you can just peel the seal halfway back for easy access and minimal spilling. You can also put a straw in the opening you create if desired. Once you're done with your beverage, you can throw the seal out and recycle the fiber bottle for maximum efficiency.
How have you incorporated additional sustainability attributes (beyond recoverability) into your solution?
Solution incorporates a removable seal for easy recycling of the fiber bottle.
What regions do you plan to address with your solution (and how will you accomplish this)?
It should apply to most everywhere, not sure why it wouldn't be applicable to any place.
Describe your target market. Who will benefit from your product?
Coffee shops, anywhere else that serves coffee or hot beverages. Recycling companies and all people will benefit as a result of the product because of how much easier it will be to recycle the fiber and possibly the seal depending on what I decide to make it out of.
What is the current stage of development of your idea?
What are the biggest challenges you are facing today? What are existing gaps in your solution?
I don't meet the financial requirements nor do I have the inspiration or ambition to actually create and pursue the spreading of this product.
Mentorship Needs (please select up to 3)
Growth and Scaling
Fundraising / Finance
Tell us about yourself and your team. What is your background and experience?
Full-time student at Troy High School, no experience in running a business nor creating a new product and attempting to spread it.
In what city are you located?
In what country are you located?
Please describe how becoming a Top Idea will support the growth of your concept.
May spread the word and provide me with people who will help me with finance/growth.
How did you hear about the Challenge?
Someone in my network (word of mouth)