Tag Archives | filtering rainwater

water tenke

Using rainwater from rain water tanks – levels of filtration

As the title suggests, this article outlines the levels of filtration and/or purification of rainwater from rain water tanks, depending on intended use. Rainwater collected from your roof and stored in rain barrels or water tanks can be used for most, if not all household uses.  In order of filtration requirements, here are some uses […]

Read full story Comments are closed

New Zealand: Rain ‘an under-utilized resource’

Collecting rainwater is not high on most Cantabrians’ to-do lists, but an expert thinks it should be, since the earthquakes caused many to lose their water supply. Christchurch rainwater harvesting consultant John Gould said the February 2011 earthquake showed the importance of having an independent water source.

Read full story Comments are closed