Washit is a concept design for one unit that washes both a person and their laundry simultaneously using the same water.

bathtub with built-in storage basins and beechwood covers.

The EcoCool system was designed to filter and reuse grey water to cool interior spaces and hydrate the planter at the bottom of the unit. Before being deposited in the planter, water passes through a series of filters disguised as wall tiles that are filled with a filtering mixture of sand and marble. Designer: Ardavan Mirhosseini

LOVE LOVE LOVE I love the hanging drying rack and the ironing board hanger Organized laundry room [Pictured: Gabrielle Laundry System | Pottery Barn | $ 24-99]

MIT researchers have developed a oil and water separation technique using magnets that would allow the oil to be recovered to help offset the costs of the cleanup operation.

How about reusing sink water in the toilet? GREY WATER SYSTEMS ARE THE WAY TO GO OFF THE GRID WITHOUT SEPTIC EXPENSE....BETTER INVESTMENT INCINIRATOR OR COMPOST TOILET AND A GREY WATER FILTRATION SYSTEM CULMINATING IN A CRYSTAL CLEAR SWIMMING NATURAL POOL

Constructing a new house? Prioritize rain water harvesting and grey water recycling systems over fancy marble tiles

Designer Gabriele Diamanti invents a ceramic solar still that operates like an “upside-down coffee percolator”.

Equipped with an array of multi-junction photovoltaic chips, each of the IBM 'sunflowers' ...

Curiosity finds ancient streambed on Mars

One of the modified nanocellulose sponges soaks up oil (red) while repelling water (blue)

The University of Engineering and Technology and MAYO-DRAFT FCB have constructed an advertising billboard that converts moisture from humid desert air into drinkable water.

HydroICE engine uses solar energy to heat oil to 400-700 degrees. The oil is then injected into the combustion chamber (in the same way gasoline is injected in a conventional ICE) and a few droplets of water are introduced. Upon contact with the oil, the water turns to steam and the expansion drives the piston. The oil and steam is recaptured and separated to be returned to the closed loop system. A 31cc 2-stroke gas engine has already been converted for testing.

Dutch researchers have developed the EWICON, a bladeless wind turbine with no moving parts that produces electricity by pushing charged water droplets into the wind.

As water shortages haunt many parts of the world, saving water at home is a must. One way to do that is to recycle and reuse grey water. In Vancouver, Canada, a team of designers has created the prototype ReFlow G2RSystem, which recycles bath/shower water to flush the toilet.

Drinking recycled urine may be the stuff of <em>Dune</em> novels, but officials in Santa Clara County in the heart of Silicon Valley are hoping its new high-tech purification plant will help residents get past the ick factor and eventually allow treated wastewater to flow through their faucets.

A team of Taiwanese researchers is to demonstrate a method of treating sewage using old CDs. The disks are used as a platform to grow nanorods of photocatalyst zinc oxide. By spinning the disks, sewage water spreads into a thin layer through which light can pass, exciting the nanorods into action.

ZeroWater five stage water filter

How I Finally Got Organized so I Could Enjoy my Family - The Purposeful Mom

Back-to-back announcements from Green Ray LED and Philips show signs that there is now clear water between LED lights and fluorescent lights so far as energy efficiency is concerned.

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