Can You Replace Your Brita with a Hunk of Wood?
Posted by : Mary Wutz /
While Brita filters are a huge advancement in modern society, they are undoubtedly annoying to use, made with tons of harmful plastic, and still never really give you the sense that you are drinking totally clean water. Enter scientist from MIT who found that by using a small piece of sapwood at the end of a tube, you can create you very own water filtration system that gets rid of 99% of e.coli, producing fresh, filtered water. Continue reading here to learn about this wonderful application of plants in your everyday life.