Water resources in California are limited and for rural areas, access to affordable water treatment is still needed. Especially in the Central Valley where farm workers are concentrated, “communities deal with dried-up wells, defective underground pipes 254,000 people are at risk for nitrate contamination in their water.” Due to this, many resort to buying bottled water, which is costly in the long run.
What it does
Produces freshwater while minimizing heat loss and maximizes efficiency of output water for agriculture use.
How we built it
3D Modeled on Rhinoceros
What's next for Sustainable water filtration with aquaponic system
Coding a system that monitors the prototype