Eugene is the perfect balance between technology, design and ergonomics.

Easy to install and easy to use, Eugene has been made to simplify your life.

Don’t believe us? Just read the reviews!

Recycling made easy!


The whole family can use the Eugene device - it’s a fun way to teach the kids the value of recycling!


Quick to scan and easy to use, Eugene is a simple device that will transform your everyday life

Easy to reach

No need to look for your phone to scan your recycling - placed above the bin, the Eugene device is always within reach.

Recycling is rewarding!

The Eugene device will reward you every time you scan a product by giving you points called ‘Gens’

you can then turn these into £ for your shopping list!

30£ minimum rewards

Limited availability


Quick and easy to install

Remove the Eugene device from its packaging and put the batteries in the rear compartments.

Download our mobile app and connect Eugene to your WiFi network.

Use the adhesive strip to place the Eugene device on the wall near your bin.

Product database

Our database contains more than 500,000 products

The Eugene device recognises more than 90% of the products scanned by our users and provides recycling instructions for 75% of them. In today’s fast moving consumer goods market, however, some products are still unrecognised by the Eugene device.

So what happens when a product isn’t recognised?

1. You can fill in the product’s information yourself via the app and earn Gen points to spend on your shopping list while doing so!

2 - We are committed to completing the product information ourselves within 15 working days. Please be aware that this does not apply to non-food products such as drugs, books or CDs.

Privacy policy

Your data privacy is important to us

We will never use personally identifiable information in order to advertise or promote the products and services of others.

We also agree not to license, publish or sell any information you pass on to us that may be attached to a specific person, such as your name, email or postage address. To find out more, please read our privacy policy .

The Eugene device

  • 3.5" LCD low consumption screen
  • 1D Camera - Barcode scanner
  • Motion sensor
  • 4 AA batteries (included)

    Battery life 6 months

  • Wifi speed: 2.4Ghz

Dimensions: Width: 100 mm; Height: 100 mm; Depth: 35 mm

The app

iOS 10.0 or later

Android 4.4 (KitKat) or later


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