living machines

permed at nor.com.au permed at nor.com.au
Mon Dec 24 15:38:42 EST 2001


>> reedbed is 8 square meters surface area (2m per person) and deals with 
>> approx 150-200 litres of waste water per day. 
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>flow-through is horizontally or vertically?
>if horizontally - how is it lined?

The bed containers are constructed with cement - beds are 50cm deep 
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>> through the reed beds (40 square meters surface area) then the treated 
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>well, i assume that is horizontal. again: how is it lined?
same as above
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>> series of 8 flowforms - gets pumped for about 3 hours a day through the 
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>how do you fuel the pump?
an electric pump
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