Name of the Competition: Switch to Sustainable Solutions (SSS) Case Challenge.
About the competition: Switch to Sustainable Solutions (SSS) Case Challenge is a new competition organized by Earthlink NTU as part of the EcoCampus initiative. The main objective of this Case Challenge is to gather creative and innovative ideas from students, to advance EcoCampus' vision of making NTU one of the greenest campuses in the world.
Achievement: 1st prize in the Switch to Sustainable Solutions (SSS) Case Challenge.
REP Students: Niew Yan Ling, Kek Qian Yun, Tey Hui Jie, Chow Shi Lin Clarice.
Description: DriF4st is a manually powered machine that spins dry your swimsuit in just a couple of seconds. The water saved helps to reduce the usage of clean water, for washing purposes in swimming pool facilities. DriF4st not only transforms swimmers into a potential water source, but also enables swimmers to be rid of wet swimsuits, thus greatly enhancing their swimming experience.
Achievement: 2nd prize in the Switch to Sustainable Solutions (SSS) Case Challenge.
REP Students: Matthew James, Nur Syazana Puteri Bte Asmuni, Seng Hwee Min Kevin and Nguyen Thi Hoai Thanh.
Description: REPiphany has developed the Bae Movement, a campaign that promotes the usage of highly portable recyclable cups (dubbed as the Bae) instead of the incumbent disposable cups for takeaway drinks. The campaign caters to students, vendors and NTU, and will be an example of how students and the school can work hand in hand for environmental causes.