Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Bottled Water Bottles Can Purify Water: SODIS

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Each year Americans drink enough bottled water that the empties would reach four times around the world says a Britta Water Filter commercial. Bottled water is a evil, Yes? or No?

Well certain type of bottles used in bottling water it turns out can disinfect many contaminated waters. Check this out: SODIS

PET Plastic Number of bottles used in SODIS.

SODIS or Solar Disinfection is another one of those happy unintended consequences that sometimes happen.
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1 comment:

Feodor said...

Incredible. Not, in the end, stunning because of what we know about UV rays, but to think it through ends in surprise.

How do you find these things?