Gallery: Greenbean Recycling Gives E-Cash Rewards Through Its Reverse V...


It is easy to see the impact recycling can make on the environment and your bank account after unloading several large bags of bottles and cans at a center. Yet it is much more difficult to observe what tossing one or two items into a bin can do for the greater good. Civil engineer Shanker Sahai has developed a reverse vending machine that is able to demonstrate the power of conscious waste disposal while also allowing individual users to make a little money. Greenbean Recycle gives an instant deposit into the account of your choice as well as collects data so that you can compete with friends as to who will hold the title of top recycler.

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