Gallery: DontFlushMe Notifies New Yorkers of Waterway Sewage Overflow V...

New York’s waterways are under a constant influx of raw sewage, often causing Combined Sewage Overflow or CSO. One ambitious start up, called DontFlushMe, seeks to implement a hyper intelligent CSO detection system that will notify New Yorkers when water levels are high — meaning let the yellow mellow and withhold the flush. Participants can check wastewater levels using a variety of media tools, and then take overflow prevention into their own hands.

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