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Keep the rain / The umbrella

Keep the rain

This design blends filtered water device in traditional umbrella. It can be used as a container for rainwater if we turn up the umbrella. Some filter material like activated carbon and medical stone are placed inside the pole. When the rain down the umbrella pole, the process of filtration is finished and the water becomes clean to drink. This design solves the problem of lacking purified water in poor areas.


Hubei University of Technology

Hubei University of Technology
Wuhan, China

Rui Chen,
Hubei University of Technology

Dongyi Cheng,
Hubei University of Technology