Water pollution in our rivers and dams has reached very dangerous levels. The days of a proper functioning Water Board and proper restrictions and fines on companies who pollute our water with their waste and often highly toxic waste, has obviously become a thing of the past.
And it does not show any signs of improving soon. Cheaper to pay the fines than be responsible adults and clean up their own mess it seems!
Water is our most basic necessity, along with the air that we breathe. Companies like Nestle do not think that water is "a human right," part of their their fanatical ambitions for corporate privatisation of dams and rivers, yet another money making, debt solution to societies problems. To their benefit and not ours.
In the USA this insanity has even reached the level of control where private, homeowner rainwater tanks are banned! I kid you not! The insanity is mind boggling.
The privatisation of our Water Board or even our dams and rivers hangs like a sword of Damocles over our heads with the obvious scam of increased costs to the consumer, offshore companies lining their pockets yet again as they have attempted to do with the E Toll and certain people in power having their back pockets very will lined at the expense of the public, yet another debt slave society scam.
There is another solution. Billboards that produce water from air through atmospheric water generation, successfully implemented in Peru.
Instead of all those ghastly billboards hogging up space, they can actually become useful for something and in the process provide clean, clear and healthy water to communities across the country. Call it contributing back into the society which buys their products.
Another solution is home atmospheric generators, a product that would not only create jobs and industry but would contribute towards our GDP. A product that I have yet to see available in South African stores. Even in times of drought, clean, drinkable water will be available.
So to the advertisers out there, how about it? Billboards promoting your products and giving back to the community with fresh water. Generated by Solar of course!
And to those looking for an investment that will enhance our whole society, create jobs and make water readily available, factories producing affordable, atmospheric water generators for the home and the follow on retail jobs in this industry... how about it? Generated by Solar of course!
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