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Gum Wrapper

Description: Chewing gum disposure could be a problem, if you are distant from trash bin, it could be quite embarrassing and dirty to remove it by hand and store them in your pocket with saliva. The invention provides a solution for gum lover to remove the chewed gum without touching the gum by hand. They can seal the chewed gum in the package and put it in pocket safely without the leaking of saliva.

Function Chewing gum disposure could be a problem, if you are distant from trash bin, it could be quite embarrassing and dirty to remove it by hand and store them in your pocket with saliva. The invention provides a solution for gum lover to remove the chewed gum without touching the gum by hand. They can seal the chewed gum in the package and put it in pocket safely without the leaking of saliva. Innovative: There is no such solution in the market before, the traditional aluminum foil packing could not stop the saliva from leaking if it is used for storing the served chewing gum. Marketability: The cost of the change less then 0.1 USD. Such change can allow the gum manufacturer to provide a hygiene care, painless solution for gum disposure. This special function of the packing could be a feature of the gum product and increase its market share. Contribution: The poorly disposed gum in public area could lead to hygiene problem specially during the Corona Virus period. It also needed huge amount of manpower to clean up. With the new package, the gum lover could be more easily keep the chewed gum, it can decrease the amount of manpower of cleaning and lower the potential risk of virus spread. It also provides a chance to re-used the gum package, which can arise the environmental awareness.

Organisation: CMA Choi Cheung Kok Secondary School

Innovator(s): Simar Preet Kaur

Category: Young inventors

Country: Hong Kong

Silver Award