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Sixteen Innovative Ways to Collect Water

 by Danielle Maestretti

Tags: Environment, green living, international, water collection, rainwater, urine recycling, Treehugger, Danielle Maestretti,

Dish-drying flowerpotCheck out Treehugger’s amazing slideshow of innovative water-collecting mechanisms, including a personal fog collector, an aqueduct, the brilliant Hippo Roller in action, a crazy-looking dish drainer that positions drying dishes atop your flowerpot (as they dry, they drip water onto your plant), and lots of other interesting methods. Of particular interest: a helpful diagram of the Aqua H20, a surprisingly cute urine-recycling device that engineers potable pee.

Source: Treehugger 

Image courtesy of Erdem Selek.