Thursday, March 25, 2010

Personal Reflection (NEwater visit)

1. What are the 3 key takeaways from today’s visit?
-What are the processes to get NEWater
-The importance of NEWater
-The uses of NEWater

2. Name 2 concepts that you have learnt today during the visit.
-Singapore have 4 national taps that are:
*Desalinated Water
*Imported Water
*Local Catchment
-The process of NEWater are:
*Reverse Omosis
*UV disinfection

3. What is the 1 interesting thing that you have learnt today?
I learnt that the holes on the membrane are so small and bacterias and virus are way bigger than water molecules, like a car and building compared to a ping pong ball.

4. What are the things that you can do to help with water conservation in Singapore?
I can help to spread the important message about the importance of water. We are lucky that we have high-technology stuff to help us with our demand such as NEWater unlike some other countries