Gallery: Fog & Dew Collectors for clean drinking water

Alon Alex Gross's fog collector
 
Alon Alex Gross's fog collector

Alon Alex Gross’s fog and dew collectors provide a low-tech way for people in arid, developing regions to collect drinking water. Gross uses design to show users how individuals can come up with their own answers to ecological and technical problems. His method fuses the ancient methods of fog harvesting and dew collection with modern improvements such as super light materials and internet connectivity.

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8 Comments

  1. stelios January 17, 2015 at 8:41 am

    Hello, I am currently doing A2 design and technology and I am designing a product similar to this one. It would be of great help to me if I could find out what materials were used in this product.

    Thanks,

    A2 student

  2. Mark Morrish October 28, 2014 at 7:31 pm

    WHERE CAN I BUY ONE OF THESE UNITS???

  3. Mark Morrish October 28, 2014 at 7:28 pm

    WHERE CAN i BUY ONE OF THESE???

  4. Skip9108 January 26, 2013 at 8:32 pm

    Free Water

  5. Valjarkosmos April 5, 2012 at 3:28 pm

    Im interesting to by this product, that is possible

  6. RD Brown August 20, 2008 at 11:35 am

    This so reminds me of a bigger version of the “dew collectors” in Herberts’ Dune series. This is great stuff. I’ll be digging into this further to supplement organic agriculture in remote locations.

  7. BlueBerry June 27, 2008 at 10:00 am

    Pretty cool.

  8. manujarch June 26, 2008 at 4:12 pm

    Amazinnovention…..That’s it!!!

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