30 May '16, 2pm

Hanging highway garden in So Paulo would filter 20% of car emissions

Hanging highway garden in So Paulo would filter 20% of car emissions

All of the greenery planned for the project has been chosen specifically for its air-cleaning qualities , and is expected to filter out some 20 percent of emissions produced by cars that pass through. To care for the ultra-green design, the architects plan to open the covered area as much as possible to allow for an optimal amount of natural light . Additionally, a natural water harvesting system will be used to water the plants. The vaporization of the water will also be used to clean the surface areas.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/hanging-highway-garden-in-sao-paulo-...

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