2021

Whecat
by XiaoLab

WHECAT by XiaoLab. Photo is by Ziren Zhou.

Whecat provides a systematic solution to the air pollution problem caused by excessive incineration of agricultural wastes.

Unifying Productivity, Creativity, Profitability, and Sustainable. The project not only redefines the commercial value of wheat straw and consequently diversifies and increases villagers' income, it also connects the ancient wisdom of handmade wheat braiding craftsmanship and the growing demand for high-quality pet products in modern society.


This project has been longlisted in the sustainable design category of Dezeen Awards 2021.

Designer: XiaoLab
Project: Whecat

Sponsors

  • Dezeen Awards 2021 sponsor Longboard
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