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Water filtration using plant xylem

This video demonstrates production of clean water from a mixture of water and ink using the porous xylem tissue in a pine branch as a water filter. Credit: Michael Boutilier, Jongho Lee, Valerie Chambers. Video Rating: / 5 Attention... Feel free to comment where it is allowed, only on the post's contents !General comments about this site just for the purpose to leave a backlink wont be accepted and will be deleted... … Read entire article »

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Turning Salt water into Drinking water using Solar power

Turning Salt water into Drinking water using Solar power

According to the Securing Water for Food agency, between 2000 and 2050 water demand is expected to increase 55 percent globally, meaning the number of people affected by water scarcity will continue to grow. By 2025, two-thirds of the world’s population could be living in severe water stress conditions. Around the world, there is more salty groundwater than fresh, drinkable groundwater. For example, 60 percent of India is underlain by salty water — and much … Read entire article »

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Reform in Costa Rica signals new strategy against lethal epidemic

Reform in Costa Rica signals new strategy against lethal epidemic … the kidney function of sugarcane workers before and after their daily shifts, and found that key indicators of damage such as reduced filtration rate increased over the course of a day's labor at levels influenced by the climate and by workers … Read more on Center for Public Integrity Shakopee Sand mine closes temporarily after demand for silica sand drops Most of the demand for sand produced at the Shakopee facility was from the oil and gas markets, Scott said, although it was also used in metal casting, construction, sports and recreation and the manufacturing of glass, shingles and water filtration … Read more on Minneapolis Star Tribune startup nations | Water solutions from Israel pour into California Israel is 60 percent desert, so many of … Read entire article »

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How NASA is recycling urine into drinking water

As a life support engineer at NASA Ames Research Center, it’s Michael Flynn’s job to keep astronauts alive in space, making sure they have the basic necessities like clean water to survive. But launching clean water into space is cost-prohibitive, so for years, Flynn and his team have been working on new ways to recycle waste water into safe, drinking water. SmartPlanet visits Flynn’s lab and looks at how he’s doing it through a process known as “forward osmosis.” Attention... Feel free to comment where it is allowed, only on the post's contents !General comments about this site just for the purpose to leave a backlink wont be accepted and will be deleted... … Read entire article »

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5 Gallon Bottled Drinking Water Hand Press Manual Pump Dispenser New

A handy water pump to fit most of your standard-sized 5-6 gallon bottles of water. Get rid of the hassle of getting some water with this new water pump with it’s innovative vacuum action. Easy to assemble and easy to use. It comes with a dispenser spout and a cleaning brush to clean out the tubes. It’s perfect for use outside, in the home, office, school etc. Available at:http://www.ebay.com/itm/5-Gallon-Bottled-Drinking-Water-Hand-Press-Manual-Pump-Dispenser-New-/271192219907?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item3f2450e103 Video Rating: / 5 Attention... Feel free to comment where it is allowed, only on the post's contents !General comments about this site just for the purpose to leave a backlink wont be accepted and will be deleted... … Read entire article »

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Lifestraw Emergency Water Filter

Lifestraw Emergency Water Filter

Sensible Prepper Presents: The Lifestraw Emergency Water Filtration. Earth Easy .95: http://eartheasy.com/lifestraw Earth Easy Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Eartheasy?fref=ts Thanks for watching~ Sootch00 Music: cinematic-action-5 Pond 5 How to make a homemade water filter / purification kit for emergency, backup use in the event that your primary water filtration system malfunctions while in the backcountry. Unfortunately, the gear and equipment that we rely upon to sustain us in the wilderness on multi-day hiking and backpacking adventures can be prone to … Read entire article »

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How the BioSand Water Filter works – Samaritan’s Purse CANADA

How the BioSand Water Filter works – Samaritan’s Purse CANADA

The BioSand Water Filter is an adaptation of slow-sand filtration that is designed for use by families at the household level. This award-winning water filtration technology was developed by Dr. David Manz, a former University of Calgary professor. The filters are a proven, effective, and inexpensive technology. From start to finish the filters can be constructed in roughly 10 days, at an average cost of 0, which covers the raw materials, construction, transportation, supervision, training for … Read entire article »

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Literati Bookstore reopens after water damage forced four-day closure

Literati Bookstore reopens after water damage forced four-day closure Literati Bookstore reopened Friday after water damage forced the shop to close for four days. The water damage, caused by a faulty water filtration system at the Espresso Bar on the store's second floor, damaged the ceiling, floors and hundreds of books. Read more on MLive.com California Drought Spurs Debate on Water Usage At Cal State Long Beach, its Japanese garden saw a 90 percent drop in water usage once the type of filtration was changed. The 1.3-acre plot, financed by a donor's gift, is an outdoor classroom for the visual arts and sciences. Still, such austerity … Read more on Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Experts: 3 causes possible in fish kill “Six floor drains on the mid-level of the filtration plant are routed to the storm … Read entire article »

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Water Conditioning and Filtration

Water Conditioning and Filtration Water filtration and conditioning systems are designed to remove the chemicals, minerals and other health-harmful impurities found in residential and commercial water systems. These impurities occur in municipal systems, rural systems and even in wells because of chemical runoff, farm effluence and natural minerals. A water conditioning system that removes these invaders may be a simple filtration device, it may be a apparatus that softens the water via chemical means, usually salt, or it may even be an electromagnetic attachment to the water lines. Filtration: A filtering device is placed either on the inbound water line that serves the whole house, or on the line to the particular area of the house where you need the contamination removal the most, like the kitchen. Filtration will remove … Read entire article »

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Hexagon Alkaline Hydrogen Water Filtration System Installation

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