How to build a Rainwater Harvesting System using a Slow Sand filter

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    These videos shows the setup of a roof water harvesting using a slow sand filter combined with a diverter. The first part shows an overview of the procedure and a demonstration of a working system.The second video shows how to build a slow sand water filter using a 55 gallon barrel.This filter has been running for 7 months filtering roof water and has been successfully tested for removal of coliform bacteria.

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