The Taps are Flowing at Hampshire College’s Kern Center

Berkshire Design’s innovative water system at the Kern Center goes live at Hampshire College. It is the first system in the country to not rely on chlorine for water treatment.  Water is collected from the roof and processed through filters before making its way to the faucet.  Part of the larger living building challenge, the project gathers all greywater and blackwater and processes it on site as well.

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http://www.gazettenet.com/The-taps-are-flowing-at-Kern-Center-11206134

 

 

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