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Emotional Ashtray / Ashtray

Emotional Ashtray
Emotional Ashtray

Everybody knows smoking is harmful,but quitting smoking is a hard thing to do.Most of products to quit smoking always compelling people to quit smoking as guards,which makes people feel fettered to have an opposite result.
We want to design a ashtray which can make smokers feel their bodies are getting hurt in an emotional and natural way. So we use thermal off-color coating to paint on the ashtray’ surface. When the ash falls on the ashtray,its heat discolors the coat to be dark red. And smoker will feel that tobacco is burning his lungs. By this design, smokers can achieve an active motivation to quit smoking . This design is non-conscious


Southeast University

Southeast University
School of Mechanical Engineering
Nanjing, China