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Water Filter Saves Lives, Trees in Cambodia

Water Filter Saves Lives and Trees in Cambodia
Science News by NewsLook

A simple water filter made from rice husk is helping the poor of rural Cambodia improve their health prospects and stem the deforestation that is destroying the nation’s jungles. This week iDE-Hydrologic picked up a prestigious Ashden Award for their Super Tunsai filter, named after a Cambodian legend.

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1:26PM PDT on Jun 7, 2012

Wow, nice!

8:16AM PDT on Jun 7, 2012

GREAT!

9:09PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Looks Brilliant, better health and saving the forest too, excellent.

4:24PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Great post!
Such an amazing idea

3:08PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Thanks!

3:07PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

thanks

2:12PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Thanks for posting!

1:03PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

awesome thnx

12:48PM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Amazing how big changes in peoples lives can change for such small amounts of cash and large amounts of need and determination.

10:01AM PDT on Jun 4, 2012

Makes me feel better!

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