living machines

georg parlow georg at
Mon Dec 17 16:21:25 EST 2001

hi robyn:

> reedbed is 8 square meters surface area (2m per person) and deals with 
> approx 150-200 litres of waste water per day. 

flow-through is horizontally or vertically?
if horizontally - how is it lined?

> through the reed beds (40 square meters surface area) then the treated 

well, i assume that is horizontal. again: how is it lined?

> series of 8 flowforms - gets pumped for about 3 hours a day through the 

how do you fuel the pump?

> One of these days I'll find time to put up a page on the web site with 
> diagrams and photos of these systems.

looking forward to that.


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