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Safe Straw / Straw

Safe Straw
Safe Straw

"Safe Straw" is a design tries to solve the problem of people choking from pearl milk drinks. This kind of popular drink in Taiwan causes accidents when kids and elderlies swallow the chewy balls in the cup too quick with traditional straw.

Our new design for the straw goes with concave points at the neck of straw to increase the friction, making the "Pearl or Boba" go slower from straw into mouth. This user-safety oriented design is not only for kid and elderly but adult to prevent accidently choke from the drink.

University

National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan City, Taiwan

Design

National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan City, Taiwan

Yih-Wenn Luo Sheng-Hung Lee Hao-Po Hsu