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     1  +4 2014 aug 31public domain search enginePublic Domain Search - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiAppropedia's Public Domain Search (PDS) is a custom search engine which searches sites that contain mostly or completely public domain  ... ‎Why is this needed? - ‎Status (under development) - ‎Seeking Law/IP Intern - ‎Source
     1  ~ 2014 aug 10human urine bokashi teaBacteria-rich liquid fertiliser - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiA bacteria-rich liquid fertiliser is a liquid "fertiliser" that provides little ... tea; 1.2 Bokashi liquid fertiliser; 1.3 Fermented animal/ human urine  ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 29mediawiki pdfAppropedia:Porting PDF files to MediaWiki - Appropedia: The At present, we do not have a simple one-step PDF -to- MediaWiki translation process which retains the desired text formatting. We have many ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 10cecoco equipmentOriginal:Small Scale Vegetable Oil Extraction 9 - Appropedia: The The equipment is hand driven but can be motorized if required. CeCoCo , Japan. This company manufactures equipment for decorticating and ...
     2  +10 2014 aug 20villa san bredo malloMarshmallows (Practical Action Brief) - Appropedia: The Villa Maria del Triunfo Lima Peru Tel: +51 14 ... San Martin de Porres, Lima Peru Tel/Fax: +51 14 ... +91 11 558 6150. Email: bredo @vsnl.com
     2  +2 2014 aug 15thermal curtain fabricHow to make awesome thermal curtains - Appropedia: The When measuring your window, make sure to include the frame that holds the glass, and then add 2" to each side. If using the ...
     2  -1 2014 aug 03human waste methane generatorBiogas from human waste - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiTreating human waste through Anaerobic Digestion is an incredibly ethical .... chemically (inhibiting methane production or buffering acids to a pH ... Biodigester Effluent: The liquid by-product from an anaerobic digester .
     2  +99 2014 jul 20beyond building energyBeyond Building Energy - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiBeyond Building Energy is more than just a solar power company, they are active in their local community, sponsoring grass root level sport ...
     3  +1 2014 sep 19recycled pe films uses wikipediaWaste plastic extruder : literature review - Appropedia: The A wealth of information is available at the RepRap wiki found here here. .... However, recycled plastics could be used in 90% of applications , such as in .... This included refrigerators, paper, polyethylene films and expanded polystyrene.
     3  +2 2014 sep 09biogas digester priceEconomic analysis of a biogas digester - Appropedia: The A 70kW RCM generator will also be installed System & Installation Cost : $387,500, includes feasibility study, engineer services, hole digging, ...
     3  +3 2014 aug 06maintnance free biogas digesterHome biogas system (Philippine BioDigesters) - Appropedia: The The plan described here is for an 8 cubic meter digester . ... (This UNIQUE feature expedites sediment removal as described later in operation & maintenance .) After the .... Building plans and instructions are provided FREE .
     3  +1 2014 aug 02wiki bed bugsBedbugs - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiA bedbug (or bed bug ) is a small nocturnal insect of the family that lives by feeding on the blood of humans and other warm-blooded hosts.
     3  ~ 2014 jul 30waste water management wikipediaWastewater treatment - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiWastewater is more commonly known as sewage. Wastewater treatment is a vital part of making sure that we live in a pleasant and healthy ...
     4  +3 2014 sep 26vermicultureVermiculture - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiVermiculture , or worm farming, is the utilization of some species of earthworm such as Eisenia fetida (commonly known as red wiggler, ...
     4  +1 2014 aug 28bamboo clothing wikiBamboo fabric - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThe variety of bamboo used for clothing is usually the Moso bamboo . This bamboo is the main ...
     4  +3 2014 aug 16public domain searchAppropedia's Public Domain Search ( PDS ) is a custom search engine which searches sites that contain mostly or completely public domain ...
     4  +9 2014 aug 11open source printerOpen - source metal 3-D printer - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiWanted: Graduate students interested in making a solar-powered open - source 3- D printing and distributed manufacturing future. Contact: ...
     4  +2 2014 jul 29secondary wastewater treatmentSecondary wastewater treatment - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiWastewater treatment is critical in maintaining the quality of receiving water bodies. Wastewater exits residential, business, and industry ...
     5  +11 2014 sep 07open source labOpen - source Lab - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiOpen - Source Lab : How to Build Your Own Hardware and Reduce Scientific Research Costs details the development of the free and open-source hardware ...
     5  -2 2014 sep 07porting mediawikiAppropedia: Porting PDF files to MediaWiki - Appropedia: The Appropedia: Porting PDF files to MediaWiki ... At present, we do not have a simple one-step PDF-to- MediaWiki translation process which retains ...
     5  +3 2014 aug 20asus wlan control centerHow to connect to the internet with ASUS USB-N device - AppropediaClick on the ASUS WLAN Control Center desktop icon to start the setup and find the network. If this icon was not properly created, go to Start ...
     5  -1 2014 jul 29effluent water treatmentWastewater treatment effluent - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiWastewater treatment effluent or discharge is the final product from a wastewater treatment plant. Because of the Federal Clean Water Act, the ...
     5  ~ 2014 jul 20thermal sleeping bag wiki5 Alternatives to our Awesome Thermal Curtains .... (a good sleeping bag that someone is through with) and use plastic sheeting to prevent ...
     5  -1 2014 jul 18home depot hand pumpHow to build a hand powered pump - Appropedia: The sustainability The hand pump being analyzed in this report is very cheap and easy to make, it can be .... 5/8" Garden Hose Adapter, $0.49/foot, Home Depot .
     6  +6 2014 sep 23low voc insulationVOCs in fiberglass insulation - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThis page describes VOC levels in fiberglass insulation , which is a standard ... It is a great sound absorber and can lower the transmission of ...
     6  +8 2014 aug 29stabilized soil block technologyInterlocking Stabilized Soil Block (ISSB) Maker - Appropedia: The Interlocking Stabilized Soil Block (ISSB) Maker. From Appropedia ... An excellent technology can be viewed here: [1]. The design makes a ...
     6  -2 2014 aug 14blown film extrusionBlown film extrusion - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiBlown film extrusion is a technology that is the most common method to make plastic films, especially for the packaging industry. The process ...
     6  +95 2014 aug 06solar turbines simulator programSolar photovoltaic software - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiSome programs are specifically designed for photovoltaic applications while others include additional renewable energy simulation features.
     6  +5 2014 aug 04anti vandal wikiAppropedia:Anti-spam and anti - vandalism - Appropedia: The The most effective anti - vandalism measure is an active community. ... with great efficiency at Wikipedia ) to monitor and quickly revert vandalism.
     6  -2 2014 aug 02windmill blade designOptimized Blade Design for Homemade Windmills - Appropedia Optimized Blade Design for Homemade Windmills ... Windmills use their blades to convert the energy in wind into rotational motion.
     6  -1 2014 jul 23food packing machine wikipediaPackaging Foods in Glass (Practical Action Brief) - Appropedia: The This technical brief is intended to advise small-scale producers on the methods and equipment needed to package foods in glass jars and ...
     7  -1 2014 sep 09mediawiki tablesHelp: Table examples - Appropedia: The sustainability wikihttp://area23.brightbyte.de/csv2wp.php provides a copy and paste from excel, or enter a csv formatted document, converter to mediawiki tables .
     7  ~ 2014 aug 27compsosite ceramic brakingCeramic Matrix Composite Disc Brakes - Appropedia: The The purpose of ceramic matrix composites is to allow a greater amount of mechanical applications by reducing the materials brittleness. A CMC ...
     7  +1 2014 aug 26open source microcontrollersOpen - source microcontrollers - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiMicrocontrollers are is a small computer on a single integrated circuit containing a processor core, memory, and programmable input/output ...
     7  +5 2014 aug 25international mass comunicationCategory:JMC330 International Mass Communication - Appropedia International Mass Communication (JMC 330) is a course taught through the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication at Humboldt ...
     7  ~ 2014 aug 04solar water purifierSolar water purification system with solar heating - Appropedia: The Solar water purification system is a water purification system at household level based on solar radiation treatment and water distillation with ...
     7  ~ 2014 jul 29power generating treadmillTreadmill -a-volt treadmill powered charging - Appropedia: The With the utilization of mechanical/electrical devices, human energy can be transferred from the body into almost any small ...
     7  +3 2014 jul 27head lice wikiControl of head lice - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiHead lice do not appear to be vectors of human disease. On the other hand, many lice-killing pesticides are poisonous, so non-toxic methods ...
     8  -2 2014 sep 23mediawiki table
     8  +5 2014 aug 26international mass communication
     8  -2 2014 aug 24draft horse breedsList of draft horse breeds - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThis page is a list of draft horse and pony breeds . [edit] List. Andalusian (or Spanish Horse, Lusitano): Portugese/Spanish breed . Carthusian (or ...
     8  +4 2014 aug 19solar water purification
     8  +1 2014 aug 16curve fitting theoryCurve fitting to a set of data - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThe main theory behind curve fitting data revolves around minimizing the sum of the squares of the residuals (where the residual of a ...
     8  ~ 2014 aug 01all composite airplaneComposites in the Aircraft Industry - Appropedia: The sustainability Composite materials are widely used in the Aircraft Industry and have allowed engineers to overcome obstacles that have been met when ...
     8  -6 2014 jul 31manufature of paracheck testsParacheck PF - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiParacheck PF ... The Paracheck Pf Rapid Test device comes in two forms, a dipstick and a flat-lying device. A drop of ... [edit] Manufacturer .
     8  +9 2014 jul 31biogas digester designThe design of most biogas systems can be traced to either the China Fixed Dome ... The plan described here is for an 8 cubic meter digester .
     8  +5 2014 jul 29curtains that insulateOlder windows can lose heat where the seal is degraded around the frame. Typical curtains alone provide little insulation from the cold outside, ...
     8  +2 2014 jul 27ceramic filter productionCeramic water filters - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiSuch mass produced filters are certainly not the only instance or possible way of obtaining ceramic clay filters , as the resources needed, clay, ...
     8  -3 2014 jul 22wash clothes less sustainabilityWashing and drying clothes - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThere are two ways to reduce the amount of energy used for washing clothes — use less water and use cooler water. Unless you're dealing with ...
     8  +9 2014 jul 19fruit juice processingFruit juice processing (Practical Action Brief) - Appropedia: The This page, Fruit juice processing (Practical Action Brief), includes work from a Technical Brief created by Practical Action.
     8  ~ 2014 jul 18low cost computerLow cost computer guide - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThere are several projects to develop and sell a low cost computer for the developing world. These are not yet ready, although the XO-1 ...
     9  -2 2014 oct 01warm window drapesCost Comparison of Window Treatments ... With the Warm Windows batting material, the fabric-side of the batting material must face the ...
     9  +13 2014 sep 20appropriate technology reference libraryAT Sourcebook - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiAppropriate Technology Sourcebook, published by Village Earth, reviews
     9  +92 2014 sep 16appleseed reactorAppleseed Biodiesel Reactor - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiAn old water heater tank can be adapted to make a safe and inexpensive biodiesel homebrewing apparatus. An HDPE carboy (white jug in ...
     9  -1 2014 aug 08solar energy wikiSolar energy conversion system - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiA solar energy conversion system (SECS), or solar energy harvester are general terms that could be used for any machine that, powered by ...
     9  +11 2014 aug 06solar lawn mowerSolar Charged Lawnmower - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiAn electric lawnmower that utilizes solar power as an energy source will address a number of issues that standard internal combustion engine ...
     9  +2 2014 jul 30lowtech magazine twitterLow-tech Magazine - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiLow-tech Magazine refuses to assume that every problem has a high-tech solution. A simple, sensible, but nevertheless controversial message ...
     9  -3 2014 jul 22water effluent treatmentThe environmental protection agency (EPA) is currently working on a effluent toxins trading program somewhat like the ...
     9  ~ 2014 jul 19tico furniture factoryBambu Tico bamboo factory - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiBambu Tico has, for 29 years, pioneered the planting and utilization ... products ( houses, kiosks, bungalows, offices, toys, furniture , lamps, etc.).
     10  +36 2014 sep 13ufugaji wa kuku wa kienyejiUfugaji wa kuku wa asili - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiUfugaji wa kuku wa asili ni nyenzo muhimu katika kupambana na wimbi la umasikini kwa kuongeza kipato cha kaya. Hata hivyo, pamoja na ...
     10  -3 2014 sep 02solar air heater designSolar air heater - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiNatural convection during a sunny day will allow the heater to pull cool air from your room, heat it and expel it back into the ...
     10  -5 2014 sep 01washing clothes less sustainableWashing and drying clothing are common activities that can use a lot of ... the amount of energy used for washing clothes —use less water and ...
     10  +7 2014 aug 23compressed earth brickCompressed earth brick press - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiCompressed Earth Brick ( CEB ) basics. Compressed earth bricks are building blocks formed from stabilized or un-stabilized compressed earth.
     10  +24 2014 aug 16open source ecologyOpen Source Ecology - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiOSE is a global movement and collaboratory. Our goal and current engagement is building the world's first replicable, open source , ...
     10  -3 2014 aug 10interlocking stabilised soil blocksProduction of soil compressed blocks is environmentally friendly, because only very little water, very little cement and no firewood are used in ...
     10  +5 2014 aug 09clay pot water filterNote: more up-to-date information is needed for this section. The following information dates from approximately 2005.
     10  +9 2014 aug 07steel work drillDrilling metal - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiOn larger drills it is customary to use high-speed steel , with a shank of ... and have the drill ground there rather than try to do the work by hand.
     10  +9 2014 jul 31motor battery chargerHow to Build a Mechanically Powered Battery Charger for LED Figure 4: Steps to mounting the motor . Image, Step. Step 1. Pull belt taught, Step 1: Have the belt wrap around the axle in the ...
     10  +77 2014 jul 30mg flooring installations bocaVOCs in carpet and carpet pads - Appropedia: The sustainability wiki... carpet to avoid gluing. Adhesives used in carpet installation may off-gas for long periods of time. ... VOCs are measured in mg /m2•hr and are as follows: Total Volatile .... Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2006. Print. ↑ 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 ...
     10  ~ 2014 jul 28websites using curtainTypical curtains alone provide little insulation from the cold outside, but using thermal curtains can increase the insulative value of your ...
     10  +39 2014 jul 28manual oil millsOriginal:Small Scale Oil Extraction from Groundnuts and Copra 6 The ghani mills originated from India where these indigenous oil crushers ... Cleaning and inspection are performed manually by removing any ...
     11  +38 2014 sep 21secondlife transformer jinkoUser:RichardF/Sandbox - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiConverter transformer · Convertible community · Converting 2D images to 3D for printing using open source software · Converting bicycles to freight bicycles ...
     11  +5 2014 sep 10thermosiphon solar water heaterThermosiphon - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiTherefore, the circulation of water adapts itself almost perfectly to the level of solar irradiance. A thermosyphon system's storage tank must be ...
     11  +22 2014 sep 02hand operated water pumpIt utilizes the water hammer effect to pump water . ... in rural water supply is essential for the successful implementation of hand - powered pumps .
     11  +5 2014 aug 29gaas solar cellGallium arsenide solar cells - Appropedia: The sustainability wiki5 Making Your Own Gallium Arsenide Solar Cell . 5.1 1-Obtain the .... There are many ways to create a GaAs solar or photo voltaic cell. First the ...
     11  +20 2014 aug 22curtain making materialsMaking thermal curtains entails combining an insulative material , a vapor barrier material , and a cover material (this part is optional).
     11  +3 2014 aug 18solar panel life expectancyLifespan and Reliability of Solar Photovoltaics - Literature Review Life Expectancy of Solar Panels . Andy Black, one of the leading solar financial analysis experts and ...
     11  -2 2014 aug 18wind turbine blade designTo quantify the energy in the wind , we must first consider the wind to be a fluid flowing through the blades in a ...
     11  +7 2014 aug 18hand pushed snow plowBike snow plow - Appropedia: The sustainability wiki1 Shoveling the Bike Path; 2 A Walking Push Plow ; 3 Something faster is needed. 3.1 A plow towed .... Ability to be pushed by hand in deep snow . Not too heavy.
     11  +5 2014 aug 16recycled tires for roofingTire shingles - Appropedia: The sustainability wiki2.1 Materials for Shingles; 2.2 Materials for Roof ; 2.3 Clients/Site ... Finally, I wanted to know what other methods of tire recycling are out there.
     12  -8 2014 sep 29deforeststion in somaliaDeforestation in Somalia - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiSomalia is in the mist of many problems. Pirates, a never ending civil war and not having a government, plus being essentially a dump for the ...
     12  -4 2014 aug 20earthship septic systemEarthship - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiAn earthship refers to a earth-sheltered, passive solar house that is .... Now, the created blackwater is sent to a solar-enhanced septic tank that ...
     12  +9 2014 aug 18wattle and daubWattle and daub - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiWattle and daub is a method of construction, consisting of a plain weave of vertically placed wooden stakes, and horizontally disposed thin ...
     12  -2 2014 aug 14duckweed protein contentDuckweed - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiThe Lemnaceae ( duckweed , water lentils) family are the smallest flowering plants ... It is unique amongst plants in that its protein content can be ...
     12  +3 2014 aug 09solar panel reliability). J. Wohlgemuth, “ Reliability of PV Systems, ...
     12  +20 2014 aug 07make your own curtainsFor overall convenience, relevant information from different visual and procedural methods to building your own thermal curtains have been ...
     12  +1 2014 aug 06heifer international logoHeifer International - Appropedia: The sustainability wikiHeifer International is a charity organization that collects donations and sends them to families in countries abroad ... Heifer International Logo  ...
     12  +9 2014 aug 06solar air heater vcanFans can often increase the performance of the system, but require additional parts and adds complexity. Solar air heaters can compliment ...
     12  +59 2014 aug 04solar recharge of thegroundPreliminary Review of Geothermal Solar Assisted Heat Pumps It has been proposed that solar assisted ground -source (i.e .... need to be selected to ensure adequate thermal recharge of the source.
     12  -3 2014 jul 27agriculture pump spreesAppropedia:Village pump /Archive1 - Appropedia: The sustainability 4.13 Confused by sections/subsections in agriculture ; 4.14 Suggest restoring
     12  -2 2014 jul 27fruit juice processing equipmentsNote: This is a selective list of suppliers and does not imply endorsement by Practical Action. Juice extractors. Kenwood ...
     12  +1 2014 jul 24soil block equipmentProduction of soil compressed blocks is environmentally friendly, ... Low cost: $100-$131 The current soil blockmaking machine costs from ...
     12  +2 2014 jul 18fish farming equipmentTilapia Fish Farming Equipment and Suppliers - Appropedia: The The equipment for this is the basic (and most used) equipment in fish farming . Nets for harvest must be adapted to the facilities (i.e. the size and ...
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