Category: Education

Water Borne Diseases Awareness

Water Borne Deseases Awareness In Africa today, water related diseases are responsible for the death of more than 5 million people annually. Absence of adequate and safe water supply and sanitation systems is responsible for sickness and death in developing countries . Water-borne pathogens are infecting 250 million people per year resulting in 10–20 million deaths . It is reported that in developing countries, water ...more »

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Category: Sanitation

Pure Water Indicator

Pure Water Indicator Do you have a specific indicator in mind? Yes ,a paper or pad can be used with test components so that drops of contaminated water can be poured on it which will change the colour of the paper or pad that will indicate presence of impurities in the water. By changing the colour of the paper or pad means that there are element of bacteria presence and chemical reaction of alum/silver/salt on the paper ...more »

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Category: Groundwater

Cheap Recycling Used Water to Reproduce Clean Water

Cheap Recycling Used Water to Reproduce Clean Water Problem statement: According to a 2007 World Health Organization report, 1.1 billion people lack access to an improved drinking water supply, 88 percent of the 4 billion annual cases of diarrheal disease are attributed to unsafe water and inadequate sanitation and hygiene, and 1.8 million people die from diarrheal diseases each year. The WHO estimates that 94 percent ...more »

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Category: Other

Water4lyf

Water4lyf is currently a smart phone based application kit that assesses whether water is safe to drink or not with simply an image capture. By connecting your mobile phone to a 3d manufactured kit, the user is able to capture the image of the light passing through the water sample and gets results in real time without a network requirement. Why Water4lyf? The occurrence of unsafe water is a global crisis with its ...more »

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Category: Sanitation

Aloe Plant Use in Cleaning Dirty Water.

This is a simple, affordable and effective water cleaning method. For this process, you need the following Items: 1. Aloe Extract (unidentified species of Aloe) 2. Dirty/Soiled Water 3. Two Decanting Beakers. 4. Stirring Rod Steps to follow: 1. Put the soiled water to about 3/4 of one of the beakers. 2. Add a handful of the Aloe extract to the soiled water in the beaker. 3. Stir the mixture for about a minute and leave ...more »

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Category: Education

Pure water Indicator 2

Pure Water Indicator Do you have a specific indicator in mind? Yes ,a paper or pad can be used with test components so that drops of contaminated water can be poured on it which will change the colour of the paper or pad that will indicate presence of impurities in the water. By changing the colour of the paper or pad means that there are element of bacteria presence and chemical reaction of alum/silver/salt on the paper ...more »

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Category: Sanitation

SAFE WATER FOR THE SOUTH

Huye district in the Southern province of Rwanda, population greatly worry about water insufficiency and clean water. In many country around Africa like in Rwanda, a village(100house in the case of Rwanda but can be more according to the size of the Sector) use to have a common water source where population get water for every day’s activities and in most cases, water comes from hills and is collected on bottom of the ...more »

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Category: Filtration

Rain Purifying System and Filtration

Rain Purifying System Rainwater can be very tasteful for drinking when in its pure state.Current rain water collector through roofing sheets are contaminated by dust , animal feces, dead insects, engine oil, car exhaust, lead paint and other substances can make drinking it a health hazard. Rain water can be purify using my local technique for purification.Its actually design in an electronic control system at the collector ...more »

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Category: Solar

Solar Thermal Pure Water Distiller

Basic concept: What is distillation? The action of purifying a liquid by a process of heating and cooling Therma Energy:Form of heating by employing electric heating or fuel burning or solar heating Solar Energy: Solar radiation is a form of renewable energy that is abundant and accessible in many areas in the world.Sunlight with wavelengths of 315-400 nanometers (nm) on the ultraviolet (UV) range of the electromagnetic ...more »

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Category: Purification

Economic water Purification for developed Healthy Africa.

As an Agricultural resource rich continent, most African countries rely on mining, farming and energy production for their socio-economic growth sustainability. Mechanisms involved in carrying this industrial activities results and high concentrations of water pollutants forming water is known as Acid mine drainage. The water containing heavy metals , low pH, high Fe and Sulfates contents enters groundwater through rain, ...more »

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Category: Education

Utilizing Internet & Creation Of A Social Media / Network Platform (blog, Page, Website)

Creation of an online social media / network platform (blog, facebook page, website) where all African people and all her well wishers meet to interract, discuss and share a million ideas on how to produce, protect and secure clean and safe water. Take for example, Ethan in South Africa can be equiped with knowledge and skills on how to secure clean water. and because of the created blog or facebook page. Derrick from ...more »

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Category: Education

Amanzi library and quiz system

The Amanzi library and Quiz has been created and piloted. Go to http://www.whalecoastconservation.org.za/education to see and trail it. The library consists of pages with information about the water theme and is aligned to the South African national schools Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS) and covers all twelve grades' required work on the topic. This is intended for use as a learning and teaching ...more »

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