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A community-based small-scale mechanical recycling system

A talk by Siobhan, David, Finlay, Emily and Lucas
Student Pitching Team, University of Western Australia

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The project aims to refine the management of plastics within communities of Cape York through a community-based small-scale mechanical recycling system. This design begins with plastic waste collection through community collections point, then mechanically shredding the plastic solid waste. The shredder sits on a wooden work bench, which is mounted on a metal frame. The design has taken into account stakeholders design requirements result in design that can be constructed, operated and maintained by the community

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