Eco Fridge

Want to share some knowledge of eco products. Or have you heard about any new eco projects that you want to share with the world?
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Post: # 62800Post mybarnconversion
Mon Jun 25, 2007 3:36 pm

madasafish wrote:sounds ideal for growing bacteria...

no thanks.
Can't say it would be my choice either ... modern technology is far more effective for some things :wink:

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Post: # 62816Post Thomzo
Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:32 pm

This sounds live Nev's pot in pot cooler. Very useful for some things. Don't forget that humans survived for millions of years before fridges were invented and we didn't all die of food poisoning. I'm sure there's loads of stuff we keep in the fridge that we don't actually need to.

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Post: # 62860Post ohareward
Mon Jun 25, 2007 10:56 pm

During the 2nd WW in the desert in North Africa, the Army used to put their water bags on the front of their vehicles and the water oozing through would evaporate and keep the water inside cool.

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Post: # 62983Post rag_grrl_nz
Tue Jun 26, 2007 11:46 pm

That clay fridge looks like an excellent design, especially if you live in a hot place. You might not want to keep dairy products in it but it would extend the life of fruit and veges well.
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Post: # 75516Post Turtuga Blanku
Sat Nov 03, 2007 3:26 pm


or maybe the clay fridge IN a cellar?

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