Eco-Chute enables condo residents to sort their garbage without the hassle by utilizing colour coded bags. When passing through the garbage chute, a sensor will scan the colour and sort it based on it’s colour (i.e. green for compost, blue for recycle, and black for garbage)
Update #1: They have been offered an opportunity to continue round out various reiterations of their prototype at STEAMLabs for the next 3 months and receive mentorship from members of the DMZ and Ryerson community on their business solution. Lastly, the team will have an opportunity to showcase their venture at the City of Toronto’s staff to share their ideas.