Golden Award won by Idea Lab Project @ Makersfest 2020
Maker fest Vadodara is a national exhibition of varied disciplines such as technology, agriculture, food technology, artisans, health, renewable energy and plastic replacement options. It is organized by Yuvalay Electronics lab. This time about 47 projects were shortlisted out of large numbers of entries and given their individual stalls to showcase their prototypes and give hands on experience to the visitors.
The project “Biodegradable plastic from agricultural waste” was presented by Shrajesh Patel, Ruchit Patel and Deep Kotak, guided by Dr.Sanjay Patel. The project is aimed at using the agricultural wastes such as wheat straw, wheat husk and rice husk to synthesize biodegradable plastic. This Project is being carried out under IDEA LAB.
At the end of 2 day exhibition our project was felicitated with Golden Award which included a sum of Rs. 10,000/- through cheque, a trophy and individual certificates for team members.
Products prepares as a part of this project was displayed at the stall of event and it was a centre of attraction amongst all other stalls. The entrepreneurs, teams from IOC and ONGC were fascinated by this project and exchanged contact information for future correspondence.