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Price Project

The projected price for Portotrash is $10.00.

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323 members answered pricing questions and earned 3% influence.

Name Project

“Porta Trash”

6 members participated and earned 5% influence.
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1st 41 Votes
2nd 36 Votes
3rd 31 Votes
4th 28 Votes
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Charcoal / Black / Metal

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Design Project

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Research Project

A survey was opened on Dec 21, 2010. See the results of the research.

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358 members responded and earned 5% influence.

Quirky Product Evaluation

On Dec 17, 2010 staff and community members joined together at Quirky HQ in New York to select Portotrash to become a Quirky Invention.

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Turn your extra plastic grocery bags into trash cans with Portotrash! Portotrash is a portable clip-on wireframe for plastic bags that lets you clamp a trash receptacle to any table or countertop. It’s perfect for the kitchen, the workshop, or anywhere with trash that needs to be quickly and easily thrown out. The Portotrash set includes 2 plastic clamps, 3 metal support bars, and a pack for storing extra grocery bags. Features: - Clamps with ergonomic handles and rotating rubber grips, which can clip onto surfaces up to 2.5” thick. - Fits standard grocery bags, so you can upcycle them back into use. - Metal bars that offer additional bag support. - Bag grabbers on the front, back, and sides to securely keep the plastic bag in the frame. - Plastic bag container that opens for easy bag storage and holds approximately five medium-sized plastic bags. Dimensions: 13 1/4” x 10” x 3” (336mm x 254mm x 76mm) <i>Price, qty and features subject to change during production process. </i>

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Smlksjk Jack Talbert
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