UGARF Case: 1453
Inventors: Athens Design Development (ADD)
Intellectual Property Status: Patent pending
A new urban smart and cool design by Athens Design Development. Great on the sidewalks, in the public parks – install it on a wall, post, or existing structure. Great for privately owned businesses – locate it on your dining patio, your sidewalk bar, and your employee break spot. Great for university, medical and corporate campuses – and residential and hospitality developments. Custom face designs and colors can be incorporated.
First place in State Litter Prevention category. Second place National Award for "outstanding efforts to engage individuals in the implementation of the National Cigarette Litter Prevention Program."
Volume capacity: 256 cubic inches. A four-month study in the city of Athens, Ga., indicates that in a pilot area where 40 cigarette litter receptacles (CLRs) were installed in the downtown area, cigarette trash was reduced up to 54%, and the contents of the container remained dry.
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