Clean drinking water is a big problem in many parts of the world. And Clear Water mining from contaminated water is a difficult task but sometimes it is not even possible because there is not available.
Nevertheless, in principle, Water is always nearby. But water is in the air as vapor. For example, Turn air conditioning on and you will see how a water leak. When air is cooled, the water content is reduced. Catch up water and you will have fresh drinking water.
Air conditioning is not very effective when it comes to the extraction of water. Cody Friesen of Arizona State University in the USA and CEO of Zero Mass Water thought about how to do it more efficiently. He devised a system that absorbs water from the air like a sponge. It can be compared with a piece of sugar, which absorbs water from the air. Thereafter, the adsorbed water removed from the sponge and evaporates, leaving you with very pure water. The next step, the water enriched in magnesium and calcium and it is ready for use.
The device of Zero Mass Water can provide enough water for daily drinking and cooking for a family with two children. It technology also can be useful for a hospitals. All you need is the air and the sun …
Is this technology affordable?
The information about this device is already on the Zero Mass Water`s website. The company has already tested the device in a slums too, but it is not for sale yet. It seems a wonderful green technology, and a brilliant use of solar energy.
The question: How many residents of poor neighborhoods will be able to buy this device soon…