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Ecological Sink / Products and Applications

Ecological Sink
Ecological Sink

This design forms the kitchen sink into a circulation system, aiming at reaching effect of ore water purification with the plants. The sink structure is similar to current filter element but we cover it with a layer of alga and place plant seeds in the filter element which allows the alga to militate with waste water to reduce domestic waste water. The filter element should be replaced when the seeds sprout to certain extent and the sprouted plants should be put in a larger space and make them return to the nature. By doing this, we keep recycling water while afforesting.

University

Tatung University

Tatung University
Taipei City, Taiwan

Hsiang-Ping Wu,
Tatung University

Shao-Hsuan Yu,
Tungnan University