91% of recycled plastic ends up in landfills. This is largely because people don't know what's recyclable or not, and it gets mixed together, and its cheaper to throw it all away then to sort it out.
Instagram Quiz Filters are widely popular among Gen Z individuals, and these help information spread fast, in a fun way.
What it does
You can load the filter on your Instagram app and quiz yourself on what's recyclable or not.
How I built it
Created design assets in Sketch, did a LOT of research, and used reactive programming patches within Facebook's SparkAR software.
Challenges I ran into
Never got the logic fully right!
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
What I learned
What's next for Is it recyclable? Instagram AR Quiz
Recycling varies from town to town! For example, glass is not recyclable in Fairfax County, but it is in Charlottesville. The next step would be to call an API based on the location of the user and show results based on that.
Try It out