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CINTEP’s Recycling Shower is one of PopSci’s Inventions of the Year 2012

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CINTEP's Recycling Shower is an Invention of the Year


Taking a shower draws more water and more energy than any other daily household activity. Low-flow showerheads save only a little of both, typically at the expense of comfort. That’s because they let the hot water-and all the heat energy it contains-go down the drain.

In 2004, Peter Brewin, an industrial-design student at the Royal College of Art in London, set about creating a more efficient shower that doesn’t ...

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