Trashbot Scans and Sorts Your Trash for Improved Recycling

It can be hard to know which types of plastics are recyclable, and it can also be hard to motivate people to recycle. That’s why one company developed a robot to do that for us. Using cameras, sensors, and a¬†Bayesian classifier, Trashbot scans and sorts trash as it’s thrown away in the Philadelphia airport so we don’t have to.

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