Posts Tagged ‘water’

water water everwhere, but not a drop to drink

March 24, 2009

Here’s a great diagram showing how much water we use and how we can cut down. Courtesy of those good folks at Good Magazine.

http://awesome.goodmagazine.com/transparency/web/trans0309walkthisway.html

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the coming water wars – by 2025 water availability per capita will be down by a third

March 11, 2009

check out this great graphic about water and the lack of it

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From the International Networks Archive

http://www.princeton.edu/~ina/infographics/

Wash your clothes then flush the toilet using the same water

March 6, 2009

(hint: try not to get the pipes plumbed in reverse)

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The entry from Sevin Coskun of Turkey for the Core77’s Greener Gadgets Design Competition 2008

http://www.core77.com/competitions/GreenerGadgets/projects/4609/

Suck it and see…

January 26, 2009

With 6,000 people, mostly kids, dying each day from drinking unsafe drinking water, this filtration straw looks like a godsend.

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Check it out at:

http://www.vestergaard-frandsen.com/lifestraw.htm