Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater Harvesting Options

Many industries like hotels and hospitals by law require standby water plants. Micon designs and installs rainwater harvesting systems that collect and reuse of rainwater from the roof and other surfaces and reticulate it into the water tank where it’s stored for direct use 

Water tanks are devices that are used to store harvested rain or storm water. Water tanks are installed to make use of harvested water either for an off the grid system or for irrigation.

Various tank designs, sizes, and colours are available. Our expert team will create a custom installation that will fit in with the look and feel of your business.

Rainwater Harvesting

Uses of Rainwater Harvesting

Harvested rainwater can be used for many applications. We can install a single small tank for watering pot plants or washing the car or we can harvest as much water as possible and link it to an irrigation system. 

It can also be used for toilet flushing or even just to assist with flooding issues. A small tank as a back-up emergency water supply, The list is endless….

Who Can Use Rainwater Harvesting?

  • Commercial Buildings
  • Shopping Malls
  • Hospitals and Clinics
  • Sports Stadiums
  • Property Developers
  • Businesses with large Roof Areas

What Are The Benefits Of Rainwater Harvesting?

Financial 

By harvesting rainwater when available and using it later, the consumption of Municipal Water will decrease, and thus the cost of the monthly Water Bill

Environmental

By capturing rainwater and using it on the property, the user will decrease the need for water from dams and rivers. As water is becoming more and more scarce, every person is required to be responsible in how we capture, use and reuse water.

Uses Of Harvested Rainwater

  • Backup for when Municipal Water is cut off
  • Toilet Flushing
  • Irrigation
  • Washing of vehicles or indoor/outdoor surfaces
  • Commercial/ Industrial Use
  • Swimming Pool Top Up

How Much Water Could I Harvest?

●    1mm of rainfall on 1 m² roof area = 1 Litre of harvested water
●    If your location has an average rainfall of 1000mm per year.
●    If your factory has a roof area of 1 000m², then the water captured over a year could be 1 000 000 Liters or 1 000 kiloliters*

*Calculation (1 000mm X 1 000m² = 1 000 000 liters) 

Contact us, for more information about our rain water tanks.
 

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