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A basic greywater system

One of those jobs I had been putting off for some time. We originally dug a couple of pits filled them with gravel and planted bananas around it, it worked for a while but could not cope with the increased load now that we have a few more people here, more food and more washing. 178 more words

Growing Food In The Tropics

New success of the Gris water saving system on the Hungarian Design Week!

Gris water saving system has recently won the Special Price Awarded by the State Secretariat for Higher Education of the Ministry of Human Capacities within the framework of the… 77 more words


Greywater Recycling for Minimalists

Your washing machine uses about 40 gallons of water if you use a top-loader and 15-25 if you use high efficiency front-loaders (reference).  The average american home completes about… 289 more words

Reed bed design

Grey water is currently our main source of water for irrigation.  It comes from our kitchen and is in a pretty raw state, with floating food bits and partially solidified fats.   249 more words

The Guilt-Free Garden: A Water-Saving Suggestion

In California, three years of bone-dry, rainless weather are making many of us start to think outside the box. Harvesting greywater is not something most of think of doing. 325 more words


Save Water (And Money) With A Greywater System

By Susan Patterson - Off The Grid News

As water scarcity becomes more prevalent, people are turning to different ways of conserving and reusing available water. 184 more words