Free Trend Report Free 2018 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.

Keynotes.org Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

Envi Trash Bin Doubles up as a Planter

 - Sep 13, 2009
References: behance.net & notcot.org
The Envi garbage bin concept is a reaction to the increase in waste and decline in greenery. Envi combines both and allows them to live harmoniously amongst each other.

The plant uses the biodegradable waste from the garbage to nourish and feed itself. According to the designer, Envi "uses bio-reactive substances based on photo catalysis to accelerate the degradation process of waste, remove bad smells and polluting gas."

The Envi garbage bin also shows the relationship between and human and his/her environment, depending how well the plant grows.