Looks like more and more industrial designer are paying attention to environment protection during their product design. After the Sshower by Marco Antonio Esquiró San Román, we will introduce you another water-saving multi-functional bathtub with an exclusive tilt function that allows you to save water when you take a soak.
To save reduce water wastage during shower, designer Marco Antonio Esquiró San Román designed Sshower, the hi-tech Sshower for Roca. With built in sensors that can automatically detect when you are actually under the shower head, this shower will turn of the stream and replace it with steam until you are ready to rinse off. Sshower also has a big touch screen which you can easily adjust water temperature and check volume of water consumed. Besides all the great functionality about showering, Sshower also incorporates WiFi and Bluetooth and will give you stock prices, outdoor weather. Moreover, you can enjoy your favorite music during shower since it also can connect your smart phone and stream music to any speakers with Bluetooth and WiFi.
1ℓimit faucet looks more like an elegant test tube inverted on top of a tap. The glass tube holds exactly one liter of water, sufficient for a quick hand wash. The theory being that we waste almost six liters of water and use only one, while washing hands. When opening the steel lever you are entitled to the one liter of water the glass contains. Use it sparingly. Once the stored one-liter is used up, you have to turn-off the tap till the next one liter fills up the tube. A cumbersome rationing process that will hopefully drive home the point of conservation!
According to recent reports about 1 billion people in the world lack access to clean drinking water and there are millions of people who succumb to water-related diseases annually. These figures aren’t only surprising, but also make the privileged think about that the hundreds of liters of water that is wasted each day in their bathrooms. Here is a list of 13 Innovative Water Saving Concept and Product Designs that might be useful in saving liters of freshwater from going down the drain. I know you might think the money saved via using these water-saving products is not worth comparing with their price. But it is still good to see more and more effort is put on this issue and hope we can have affordable solution to save water, preserve the environment as well as save money.
1. POOR LITTLE FISH basin [link]
As consumption is incalculable, saving is often neglected through daily consumption. Rather than forcing people to consume less, thus depressing the using experience, Poor Little Fish basin offers an emotional way to persuade consumers to think about saving water, by making consumption tangible.
There is a traditional shaped fish bowl in the Poor Little Fish basin. While using, the level of water in the bowl gradually falls (but does not actually drain out); it will go back to the same level once the water stops running. As well, the water from the tap is pure, as its pipeline does not connect to the bowl.