Multi-Bin

Multi-Bin is a customizable household trash bin, designed to maximize storage and optimize trash classification. Context and Research The New York City Department of Sanitation [DSNY] has 4 main waste collection streams: Trash Mixed Paper and Cardboard Organics Metal, Glass, Plastic, and Cartons Previous consumer research conducted by Statista in the United States has identified […]

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Design (UX)

Goal: Design an bin that can allow consumers to organize and store their trash more efficiently at home User Flow Wire Frame To get a better sense of scale, I first created a prototype of my design using my limited supply of cardboard boxes. This helped me visualize the height of the bin and gave […]

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Ideation

Goal: Design an bin that can allow consumers to organize and store their trash more efficiently at home Brainstorming features: 3 compartments: trash, recycling, compost collapsible compartments or adjustable dividers sliding back panel to hold sign or poster removable bin floor that can be removed easy for cleaning foot pedals and wheels inner bag clips […]

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User Research

Persona Empathy Map Current State Experience Map 3 Problem Statements Limitations in my research: After last week’s assignment, I wanted to make my target audience parents over 65 living in within the 5 boroughs of New York City. However, due to the state’s current quarantine state and the demographic’s limited access to technology, it was […]

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