Water purifier uses solar power to remove salt
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At Springwise, we have highlighted a number of Dyson Award winners. These have included a low-cost way to detect skin cancer and children’s clothing that grows with the child. Now, Mexican designer Marco Antonio Barba Sánchez has won a James Dyson Award for his low-cost solar seawater purifier. He came up with the idea after noticing that local fishermen did not have proper equipment for coping with a shipwreck. Sánchez combined solar distillation and filtration to produce a more efficient purifier than the ones that are readily available. Coined the Bermuda, the new purifier uses an inflatable tank with two…
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