Filtration

Filtration

Biomimicry Genius Of Place

Using nature's genius and systems thinking to achieve zero waste within informal settlements. We have used the principles and genius of nature to develop an effective solution that addresses the impacts of stormwater and solid waste from informal settlements; piloted in two projects for the Berg River Improvement Plan in the Western Cape. The end goal is to achieve a zero-waste scenario, ...more »

Submitted by (@justinbeswick)

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Integrated Biosand Filter and UV Water Disinfection System

Integrated Biosand and UV water Disinfection System is a water disinfection technique to be applied at the household level with a very great potential to reduce water-borne diseases such as diarrhea ,typhoid and Cholera to the users .This was a University project that we designed and fabricated .It was done at a budget of about 180USD .This could treat about 53.1 litres of water in total filtration time of about 3hrs ...more »

Submitted by (@joseph)

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Simple, affordable and available Tulip water filters

Basic Water Needs (BWN) make safe drinking water simple, affordable and available to people in all income groups, including the BoP. BWN develops, produces and distributes Tulip water filters. Tulip water filters are designed in such a way that they are easy-to-use and low-cost, while producing up to 7000 liters of safe drinking water. BWN also invests in making these products available by setting up a network of sales ...more »

Submitted by (@mariabesteman)

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