Category: Other

Water & Energy from waste

Organic wastes, such as food, paper, rice husk and others contain valuable organic materials. These materials include Cellulose, Hemi-cellulose and Lignin. They are fibers that can be broken down to Glucose by Bacteria such as Clostridium. By the use of bacteria, and proteins (ex: Hydrogenases), we can make use of the valuable organic wastes to produce huge amounts of electricity and water. Steps Details: 1. Organic ...more »

Submitted by (@ahmedgado)

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Category: Education

Educate the children

Let’s teach the children about bacteria and its relationship with water quality and disease. They will educate their families and villages. Mobile phones are so prevalent in Africa that a mobile app is probably the best way to get this done. Several such apps exist that let people detect bacteria in their environments. Here is one developed for water in particular, WaterQuality by NCIT . There is another more advanced ...more »

Submitted by (@megagirl)

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