User data
Name Elisabeth de Jong
Registered 2013
Impact Combined page views of this user's contributions to the main namespace. 4,793
Contributions CCAT Beach Grass Clay Slip Wall
Las Malvinas botica popular hullkrete 2013
CCAT greenhouse natural wall
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About Me[edit | edit source]

My name is Elisabeth de Jong and I studied Environmental Science at Humboldt State University with a focus on Energy and Climate.

Interests in Appropriate Technology[edit | edit source]

  • I am excited to apply my education to the actual construction of materials that will improve our environment.
  • I am interested in clean energy, alternative sourcing, natural building, gardening techniques, composting and much more.
  • I believe that appropriate technology is the key to achieving a healthier world.

Experience in Appropriate Technology[edit | edit source]

  • My experiences with Appropriate Technology have been rewarding and I hope to continue working on projects in the future.
  • I had the opportunity to work with two other HSU students in designing and creating the CCAT Beach Grass Clay Slip Wall.
  • I also worked in the Dominican Republic with the Practivistas_Dominicana with several Dominican students while learning Spanish and working on a new appropriate project.
  • I was involved in the creation of a "Botica Popular" in Las Malvinas, Dominican Republic called Las Malvinas botica popular fiber-crete 2013