Our Greywater Recycling System is a gravity fed primary treatment, shallow sub-surface distribution and irrigation system which re-uses greywater for watering the vegetation in the garden. The greywater is distributed immediately as it is produced to garden irrigation areas, not stored in a tank. Everytime you turn on a tap in the house you're watering the garden.
The GRS does not use a conventional storage or treatment tank because storing greywater promotes the breeding of bacteria and the associated odours. It consumes zero energy.
The kitchen greywater is filtered through an aerobic grease filter (worm farm) before flowing to the irrigation areas.
The aerobic grease filter filters out all the food scraps, fats and oils in the greywater which then composts in the AGF. Common garden earthworms help digest the deposited material and aerate the AGF to allow the greywater to pass through.
There are no unpleasant septic odours as associated with traditional anaerobic (wet) greasetrap systems. The AGF does not allow any greywater to pool or be retained in any way.
Tania will talk about Geoff Lawton’s simple Grey Water design on her property. It is still working well since 1996 (one hiccup four years ago .
The Talk also covers cost of materials, labour and maintenance features.
Permaculture Noosa meetings are FREE and open to the public. Beginning at 7pm with a Marketplace (where members sell their produce or homemade products), the guest speakers start at 7.30pm and supper (gold coin donation) will be served at 9pm.
Permaculture Noosa Presents Grey Water Systems with Mike Stasse & Tania Coopel on "The First Grey Water System in The Noosa Region"
Cooroy Primary School on Elm Street (Only This Month)
Thursday 19th of September 2013
For further information email email@example.com
Cooroy Primary School, Cooroy
All Sunshine Coast events, gigs, functions etc... onsite are correct as per information provided at time of uploading, please always verify times or dates directly with the venues to avoid disappointment.
This property has been added to your save list now.
Don't have registration yet ? "Create Account"
If you have lost / forgotten your password click: "Lost Password"
NOTE: This login is to manage your real estate alerts/preferences and not to register your business details for the directory. To submit Sunshine Coast Business data please visit here.