Sunday, December 09, 2007

Biosand Filter Training in Troy Michigan


Biosand Filter Workshop will be held in Troy, Michigan from 8 AM ro 4 PM February 20-24, 2008. Learn about household water filtration for rural and developing communities and become certified to train others. Construct a concrete BioSand filter with your own hands! This workshop is for anyone interested in household water treatment in developing countries. The instructors are Rotarians certified by CAWST and the inventor Dr. David Manz. Upon completion of the workshop, participants will be able to build and install the filter correctly, and to instruct others on its correct operation and maintenance. Half of the workshop will be spent ‘getting dirty’ constructing and commissioning a concrete BioSand filter! The cost is $250. We must have your registration form and payment in advance. For more information contact Eileen Heasley eheasley@wideopenwest.com or call 248-689-5634.