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My concept is to use a disposable cup as a pot for plant seedlings.

Using organic origin of plastic with egg particles, I came up with a solution for lovers of flowers and nature

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Idea Summary

Using plastic cups is convenient, but very harmful to the environment. How to dispose of the glass after use? I found a solution!

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?

Using plastic cups is convenient, but very harmful to the environment. How to dispose of the glass after use? Inspired by the research of Tuskegee University, I found a solution! The addition of a plastic mixture of egg shell nanoparticles not only provides flexibility and strength to the material. Egg plastic is biodegradable and safe!

What is the current stage of development of your idea?

  • Operating Concept / Startup

What are the biggest challenges you are facing today? What are existing gaps in your solution?

not all interesting in growing plants

Mentorship Needs (please select up to 3)

  • Product / Industrial Design and Prototyping

Tell us about yourself and your team. What is your background and experience?

I am a student of the Art and Industrial Academy named after AL. Stieglitz, studying at the department of industrial design, in the third year. I think the profession of an industrial designer is to solve the problems of interaction with subtleties.

In what city are you located?

Saint Petersburg

In what country are you located?


Please describe how becoming a Top Idea will support the growth of your concept.

My concept solves the problem of ecological pots for seedlings. This action will increase the interest of glass users to the problem of environmental pollution and will open ways to solve the problem.

How did you hear about the Challenge?

  • In the news


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Photo of Divesh Mehta

Good idea to save the environment and reduce the carbon footprint. What is the estimated cost of rolling out this idea? Is there any potential health risk associated with the product?

Photo of Anthony Zammit

good idea, good luck

Photo of Pang DX

Hi А Н,
Feel your proposed solution can help to reduce carbon footprints as well as gain interest in nature and growing plants.
Wish you the best to garner support and achieve success.