Judge Award Green Award Technology Award Smart Aging Award

Plug remover


The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Mei Yin Leung


- It is easy to take three-pin plug out in a more effective way, especially for the elderly and people with disabilities.

- In the daily life, three-pin plug is hard to be removed, even for youngsters and adults.

- Plug remover, uses for capturing the plug and removing it easily.

- At first, the users can insert remover on the plug.

- Then, they can rotate the body of remover in order to twist the saw-toothed metal piece out.

- Finally, since the saw-toothed metal piece will capture the plug, they just need to press it, the plug will be pulled out.

- Everybody can be able to take the plug out easily.