Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Parachute Seed / Environment protection

Parachute Seed

Excessive development and deforestation have made the land barren, exposed rocks, destroyed vegetation,and deteriorated ecology, causing a crisis of soil and rock flow after the rain.Vegetation can buffer rainwater, purify the air, lower the surrounding temperature, and promote the biodiversity of the city. The parachute seeds made of recycled pulp are dropped by drones,and the parachute seeds are attached to the umbrella surface. After landing, they will form a net. After rainfall,the seeds can grow faster, increase the survival rate of plants, and improve the nature of the soil. And increasethe water retention capacity of the soil.

University

TransWorld University

TransWorld University
Yunlin, Taiwan

Chiao Hsin Shiao,
National Yunlin University of Science and Technology

Deng Lin Xu,
TransWorld University

Fang Yu Chang,
TransWorld University