Brazilian design student Joao Diego Schimansky came up with the concept as part of the 2007 Electrolux Design Lab competition.
His idea is to bathe the body in a mist of microscopic water droplets or a heated fog.
I am unsure how you are supposed to wash your hair but the concept is interesting.
The winner should be announced today in Paris.
The Bosch SHE98M is touted as being the most energy efficient a quietest full-size dishwasher in America.
It is rated at just 190 kWh per year of electricity consumption, has an Energy Factor of 1.14, and a noise level of 42 dBA. Both exceed the current standards.
This dishwasher is also available in the Integra line as the SMX98M model.
LEED Credit relevance:
- EA Credit 1 — Optimize Energy Performance
- EA Prerequisite 2 — Minimum Energy Performance
According to the folks at Life-Hacker, running your empty dishwasher with a
Lemonade Kool-Aid packet in the detergent cup will clean lime deposits and iron stains.
Don’t try using other flavors, it’s the citric acid in the Lemonade that attacks the stains.
I’ve heard that Tang works too but I have not tried it.