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“Drawer” tap / Faucet

“Drawer” tap
“Drawer” tap

Background: Previously, the water outlet of the tap is exposed to the air, and it is easy be polluted by the bacterias in the air.
Concept: The "drawer" is inspired by the traditional drawer, which is used to contain some important things. It is a symbol of the attitude to cherish water resources; When the “drawer” is closed, the water outlet of the tap is not exposed to the air, it effectively reduces the chances of water pollution; The flow varies by the length of the switch drew out. The longer the switch is drew out, the bigger the flow would be.

University

Jiangnan University

Jiangnan University
Wuxi, China

University

Nanjing University of Sci. & Tech.

Nanjing University of Sci. & Tech.
Nanjing, China

University

Nanjing Forestry University

Nanjing Forestry University
Nanjing, China

Design

Jiangnan University

Jiangnan University
Wuxi, China

Ying Jiang

Design

Nanjing University of Sci. & Tech.

Nanjing University of Sci. & Tech.
Nanjing, China

Xinxin Sun

Design

Nanjing Forestry University

Nanjing Forestry University
Nanjing, China

Wenkui Jin

Design

Jiangnan University

Jiangnan University
Wuxi, China

Xingmin Lin