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Scald Preventing Cup / paper cup design

Scald Preventing Cup

This Scald Preventing Cup design aims at making takeaway paper cup with hot drinks easier to hold. The bottom of the cup is a rounded rectangle which creates four edges on the side face for grabbing in order to decrease the contact area, while the top remains rounded so that the hot drinks will less likely pour out all of a sudden and scalding our mouth. Compared to other methods using to prevent the heat, like using hot drink sleeve, we think this design could provide equal functionality but using less material, which is also important considering the large consumption of paper cup.

University

Huaqiao University

Huaqiao University
Industrial Design
Xiamen, China