Issaquah Chemistry Club wins competition

July 22, 2014

By Staff

The Issaquah High School Chemistry Club took first place in the “Imagine Tomorrow” competition.

The club created a portable shower kit intended for use in countries that lack proper hygiene. It utilizes a filter system that reuses water from the shower that is cleaned before each use.

Contributed Issaquah High School Chemistry Club members (from left) Anne Robertson, Cassidy Crickmore, Amanda Levenson and Ben Barnett won first place in two categories in the Imagine Tomorrow competition.

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Issaquah High School Chemistry Club members (from left) Anne Robertson, Cassidy Crickmore, Amanda Levenson and Ben Barnett won first place in two categories in the Imagine Tomorrow competition.

The team won first place in Congressional District 8 for new schools to the competition, as well as first place in the design category.

The performance earned the club a $5,500 check, and the project was passed along to an organization that is considering using the shower in Sierra Leone.

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