• 7 Undeniable Safety Rules for Greywater Utilization


    we discussed greywater and how it can be used. Here, we are extending that topic to further explore the importance of greywater treatment. We all know that the water once used in bathroom sinks, laundry or shower heads is considered as grey water and it contains organic material that is good for plants.   Why do we use grey water: The use of this water has gained its importance due to two main factors: 1: Reducing the need of freshwater when the activity does not demand it. As we all know that the fresh water is scarce and is a topic of consideration in the world. Minimal use of the same can help us to

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  • Rainwater Harvesting in Urban India


      Rainwater harvesting is a basic system that can be possible with low innovation, low to moderate costs and is applicable even at a small-scale with a minimum of specific knowledge. The collected water can supplement general water sources when they turn out to be scarce or are of low quality. Additionally, it is a decent substitute in times of dry season or when the underground water level drops. This innovation is versatile to a more extensive assortment of conditions from wealthiest to the poorest societies, as well as from the wettest to the driest region. The fundamental idea: The example chart of rainwa

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  • Why are we focusing on rainwater harvesting.


    Let us accept it. We are confronting water emergency and the circumstance is going to intensify later on. The expansion in populace, development in the industrial and farming division has expanded the interest for freshwater exponentially. Various techniques are taken after to gather the freshwater. Building reservoirs, dams, reuse the utilized water, desalination plants, burrowing wells or gathering rainwater. Out of all, the rainwater harvesting is a very prominent strategy for gathering new water. Rainwater is the known source of freshwater other than glaciers and means recharging necessities of almost 75 percent of

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  • Rainwater Harvesting Systems for Institutions


      While the uses of rainwater harvesting are numerous, it is quite beneficial for institutions with access to large compounds. Schools, Colleges, Condominiums, Hotels, Office Complexes, Hospitals etc have high water demands which can be easily met with proper rainwater harvesting. Such structures have ample area to create picturesque and affordable catchment areas for a rainwater harvesting system. Sanicon Sustainability solution provides reliable and affordable rainwater installation as well as management services. At 3S, we specialize in designing a rainwater system for your existing as well as under cons

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  • Reliable Rainwater Harvesting Systems


      We have all wondered that each year it is hotter than the previous and global warming is a hard truth known to us all. But have we wondered that what are we contributing in order to save our environment. What is it that we have done to reduce our carbon footprint. Today with advanced skill and technology, sustainable techniques such as rainwater harvesting have become widely available. Something that our public bodies such as the Delhi Jal Board and Green Tribunal urge us to adopt. We at Sanicon Sustainability Solutions provide you affordable and reliable rainwater harvesting systems. 

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  • Rainwater Harvesting System


      Money saved is money earned. With Government of the day getting concerned about the rapidly depleting groundwater table, they have resorted to Penalty of upto ₹5,00,000 for non compliance on Rainwater harvesting. Despite that if it is sounding like burden to you then it means that A) It is expensive in your point of view. B) It is difficult to maintain. Sanicon Sustainability solution  offers the solutions to not only make more economical, but easier to maintain as well. All this while helping the environment! This is one win-win opportunity. Sanicon Sustainability Solution specializes in designing

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  • Install Rainwater Harvesting


        Money saved is money earned. We are always looking for ways to save more money and reduce our bills. Rainwater harvesting not only saves water, it also reduces the water bills and even lessens the dependency on external water supplies. Now no more waiting for water in dry summer seasons. All this while helping the environment! This is one win-win opportunity.

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  • Affordable Rainwater Harvesting Systems


    Today, the world is awaiting Day Zero. A day where South Africa’s second-largest city, Cape town faces an uncertain water future. A crisis like this begs the question if we are doing enough to save water? Water management is not just techniques to save water anymore. No, today it is a necessity for our survival. Rainwater harvesting helps save the groundwater and supplements the water supply. This not only saves water but also reduces your dependency on the external water supply while lowering your water bills. We offer affordable yet superior quality rainwater harvesting systems. Our speciality is designing thes

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  • Rainwater Harvesting Installations


      Have you received a notice from Delhi Jal Board to install a rainwater harvesting system on your premises? Are you looking for a low cost and minimum hassle solution? If yes, then call us at 98108 58062 or visit you received a notice from Delhi Jal Board to install a rainwater harvesting system on your premises? Are you looking for a low cost and minimum hassle solution? If yes, then we have got the solution to your dilemma. At Sanicon Sustainability Solutions, we install rainwater harvesting systems to just about any building with as little modifications to the structure of your building as

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  • Rainwater Harvesting at Low Cost


      Are you looking for low cost rainwater harvesting solutions? Need to ensure compliance with Delhi Jal Board's notices? Your search ends at Sanicon Sustainabilty Solutions. We offer cost effective rainwater harvesting systems that not only meet the DJB's requirements but also help lower your water bills by replenishing the ground water and supplementing the external water source. With as little modifications to the structure of your building as possible, we install complete rainwater harvesting systems on your buildings. The rain water runs off the existing roof and it is collected in underground pits or external st

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  • Rainwater Harvesting Experts for Buildings in Delhi


      There has been an increase in the number of institutes receiving notices for installation of good rainwater harvesting systems. With government authorities like National Green Tribunal and Delhi Jal Board being involved, it has created a lot of awareness and pushed the issue in limelight. DJB also warns of a fine of upto Rs. 5 lacs in the event of failure to comply with the notices. DJB's notices to institutes also highlights the need for a proper management and periodic cleaning of rain gutters to ensure the groundwater is not contaminated by debris or other foreign materials. With the winters coming to an end and

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  • Harvest Rainwater Today to Seed a Better Future Tomorrow


      Rainwater harvesting is a fast growing trend and more importantly need of the hour. More and more people look to incorporate rainwater harvesting techniques in their homes and office buildings at the construction phase itself. Here are 3 reasons why you too should integrate an efficient rainwater harvesting system when constructing the buildings. 1. Save water bills by reducing your reliance on an external source for daily water consumption. Even though sometimes rare and unpredictable, rain is the cheapest and largest source of water in the world. 2. Save money on installation costs by puttin

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  • City Roads Flooding & Rainwater Harvesting !!!


      Leading to the conclusion from my point of view expresses earlier in the post (Deep bore well design and Rainwater Harvesting) and subsequent solutions that I offered as an alternative to deep borewell technology (Rain Water Harvesting- Deep Borewell Design and Its Alternative), I would like to share my idea further to carry out the same in any city or a highway. While adopting these concept we can be assured of the following: 1. Been Implementable without any additional money / budget for groundwater recharge / rainwater harvesting. Rather it would save on the raw material such as cement and crushed stone.

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  • Rain Water Harvesting- Deep Borewell Design and Its Alternative !!!


    Continuing from the last week post (Deep bore well design and Rainwater Harvesting) which discussed why Deep Bore-well Design (DBD) may not be the right choice, this week we would discuss how Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) be uncomplicated without been easy to maintain as well. The very first flaw that this design has is that it tends to concentrate the entire rainfall over a concentrated area. So the moment concentrate rains, you are also concentrating the pollution, the acids washed by rains, the silt accumulated and so on. However When nature does it, the rains is spread out and not stacked like a water gushing out of a h

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  • Deep bore well design and Rainwater Harvesting!!!


    State owned "CPWD" Engineering and Consultancy wing has been the pioneer in environmental sustainability by adopting the design and criteria of the rain water harvesting (RWH) as back as 2002. This was the period when green was still a word associated with plants and trees, and sustainability was a vague term.   However there is not been much progress on the designing and execution of RWH pits, which is still relying design which would have been relevant in the mid last century, but not anymore. There are several reasons for that but in order to understand its shortcomings lets understand how this design

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  • RainWater Harvesting For Schools


    Hiral lal Jain school is more than 100 years old school for EWS students in Sadar Bazar, Delhi. Recently the school earned one more feather in its cap by been awarded IGBC Green School Certification by Dr P C Jain, Chairman IGBC. Sanicon Sustainability was blessed to be part of such a noble initiative to make the school green. Sanicon was asked to create a rainwater harvesting which was planned to meet out the water needed for flushing for approximately 400 students. Installing such a system in this kind of building was an interesting challenges because of the couple of reasons: 1. There was just no space for any ki

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  • On the Verge of a Water Crisis


      Although there is abundant supply of water, the ground reality remains that we are on the verge of a great water crisis. We have depleted natural fresh water sources such as ground water with excess use and misuse. Despite more than 70% of Earth’s surface being covered by water, majority of this is in the oceans. This salty ocean water is not fit for consumption. Humans have moved towards urban areas and encouraged practices like deforestation, swamp reclamation and industrial growth at the expense of natural green cover. This has led to a drastic decrease in the amount of rainfall received in many parts

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  • Save Water Save Earth


        23rd March is the World Meteorological Day. An annual event celebrated by 191 meteorological organization members worldwide as well as the worldwide meteorological communities using a particular chosen theme for that particular year. World Meteorological Organization was established to keep constant watch on the weather and climate changes for a better life and future. The theme for this year is Clouds. Clouds play a huge role in constant development of our ecosystems. After long spells of drought, farmers know the importance of clouds. After disastrous flooding, the victims of flood

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  • 12 Initiatives To Save Water


    The importance of water in life is known to everyone and we all understand the need for its conservation. It is the need of the hour to stand together and join hands in its conservation. Along with simple habits of saving it, we can also opt for smarter solutions like rainwater harvesting, greywater management system and convert our homes into zero water buildings, which are environment-friendly and water efficient.   Some Temporary Solutions To Change Habits Let us see what we can change in our habits to save it :  Check the leaks   Keep a check on the faulty leaks from flush, faucets and pipes. Imagi

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  • Why We Need Rainwater Harvesting in Urban India


      Rainwater Harvesting In Urban India Water is the most important resource for any life to exist. One issue that urban India faces continuously is the water crisis. They get most of their water supply from rivers and lakes. As the local footprints dry out due to mismanagement and overuse, the search for another resource turns even more distant. The situation has an ironical turn. At one side the cities are facing severe water crisis and on the other hand they are flooded with rainwater, which is the most common source of fresh water in the monsoon. The neglected harvesting systems have simply worsened the situations

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  • Green Zero Water Building


    Water carries immense significance. It is not only meant for physical cleanliness but for spiritual well-being as well. It signifies purity and fertility. Symbolically, it is viewed as the source of life itself, a symbol of change and is often present at turning points in a story. Likewise, water can also represent death (such as dark murky waters). Water categorized into fresh water and bad/polluted water. Fresh water can represent good health, and bad water symbolizes bad health. The sound of running water can cause you to slow your breathing subconsciously, thereby lowering your heart rate and blood pressure, ie why we

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  • Rainwater harvesting made mandatory in rural areas too


      Rainwater harvesting mandatory for all commercial/residential buildings above 2,000 sq ft area. The zilla panchayat building at Kottara has such a system, which can collect about 1.30 lakh litres of rainwater during monsoon Credits:

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  • Delhi: NGT seeks report on rain water harvesting in govt buildings


      The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government and other agencies to prepare a comprehensive report on whether government buildings, bridges and flyovers have installed rain water harvesting systems and if they are functional Credits:

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  • 5 best places to use the harvested rainwater


      Rainwater is known to be the purest form of water available to us. As it requires minimum treatment before use as compared to other sources, it can be used for both indoor and outdoor purposes. When we plan to incorporate the same in our house, the primary factor that needs attention is where we are planning to use it. This factor allows us to plan the system of the water flow accordingly. There are numerous uses of rainwater and you can decide which option best suits you. The most common and the best use of rainwater is for irrigation. Again, as already said, it is the purest form of water which have minimum

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  • Rainwater harvesting pits tackle waterlogging in a few housing societies


      Rainwater is a natural source of good quality water and needs to be protected, conserved and used for the benefit of mankind. Besides ground rainwater harvesting pits, I think rooftop rainwater harvesting should also be installed to save potable water. Credits:

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Why Sanicon Sustainability Solution

Green buildings are considered as elites. Something not meant for the public at large. They are considered as expensive to design and maintain. Sanicon Sustainability Solutions was set up to offer budget friendly sustainable housing solutions. Our designs aim to find the balance between homebuilding and sustainable environment. With green buildings, give your home a revolutionary advantage. Optimize your space with Sanicon Sustainability Solutions’ pocket friendly options to economize and maximize the utility, durability, and comfort.