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Top 6 Life-Saving Designs for Clean Drinking Water
Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On October 15, 2010 @ 11:45 am In Design for Health,humanitarian design,Water Issues | 4 Comments
Water  has been prevailing theme this last year, especially in the wake of multiple natural disasters that involved polluting our oceans , flooding and access to clean water. Not only is it the stuff that makes the world go round, but every person needs access to clean drinking water and a number of designers around the world have been working to produce life-saving devices and designs that can filter or provide clean water for the world.
Architectural projects like this community toilet facility for India  would go a long way to improving local water quality, sanitation and reducing disease. NGOs and governments should help invest in water filtration devices  to disperse among families in third world countries. And we also need to crack down on business and factories polluting our rivers, lakes and oceans.
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URLs in this post:
 water: http://inhabitat.com/water/
 Blog Action Day: http://blogactionday.change.org/
 water: http://inhabitat.com/2007/09/13/design-for-the-other-90-lifestraw/
 polluting our oceans: http://www.inhabitat.com/2010/09/30/study-shows-bp-oil-spill-could-have-been-prevented-by-regulation/
 community toilet facility for India: http://inhabitat.com/2010/05/26/locally-built-green-toilet-facilities-provide-safe-sanitation-for-india/
 water filtration devices: http://inhabitat.com/2009/03/09/ceramic-water-filters-win-iwa-award-for-cambodia/
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