Seattle, WA

Project Information

  • Champion: Mesembryanthemum crystallinum, Common Ice Plant
  • Biological Strategy: water filtration, water storage, water reuse
  • Mechanic: salt and heavy metal removal, epidermal bladder cells, drought water use
  • Design Principle: water contaminate elimination, expandable façade for water,  use of water in drought
  • Application: contaminated water from the roofs is collected, filter, stored, and re-used in the building
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