Disposable Mug - Indian Railways - Indians prefer water to toilet paper and use plastic cups and empty bottles to hold water.
This foldable mug is meant for washing after using public lavatories in train compartments. It is inexpensive, holds 1.2 liters of water, and disintegrates within 15 minutes after use, solving problems concerning price-sensitive consumers, hygiene maintenance, and waste disposal.
Winner of Business World Design Excellance Award 2004 : Best Indian Concept.
Finalist@ INDEX: 2009 Award, Denmark