Water Purification Eco-Center

How it works


Our system works by collecting rainwater from the building’s roof and storing it in a cistern underneath the building. The rainwater is then used to flush toilets after which it flows into another storage tank where water and solid waste are separated. The water is sent into a wetland area where the wetland plants and surrounding microbes scrub and clean the wastewater. Finally, the clean water flows through a drip-irrigation system to nearby perennial gardens. Here it is in action…