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EPA Grant Number: SU832495
Title: Manufacturing facility for activated carbon and ceramic water filters at the Songhai Center, Benin
Gonzaga University students will plan and design a facility and the processes to manufacture Filtron® ceramic drinking water filters at the Songhai Center in Porto-Novo, Benin. The efficiency of the ceramic filters will be improved by adding activated carbon manufactured from coconut shell wastes, by-products of agricultural production.