Waste management is a $2 trillion industry globally, and Pela is pioneering the first non-governmental movement around arguably one of the world’s largest issues. To date, Pela has prevented the equivalent of 48 million plastic bags from being created. The company’s long-term goal is to keep one billion pounds of plastic from ever being made.
Lomi contains temperature and humidity sensors that optimize the microbial environment that is essential for great compost. Lomi begins by compacting the contents. The sensors intelligently break down the food scraps without losing any vital microorganisms, leading to mass and volume reduction while continuous airflow and heavy-duty grinder turn the compost.