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Finally, Buildings Are Going Net- Zero Water With Composting Toilets Lloyd Alter Design / Bathroom Design April 29, 2011


Science & Tech  (tags: water, research, men, women, children, science, scientists, society, safety, health, environment, NewTechnology, technology, performance, habitat, tech, world )

Ruth
- 400 days ago - treehugger.com
"Water and sewage piping are the arteries and veins of our cities, requiring huge investment in infrastructure and maintenance. But have the technology both to collect and clean rainwater, and deal with human waste locally, to go "off-pipe"..is beginning"



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Kerrie G. (135)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 7:40 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday November 15, 2013, 5:07 am
fabulous, thanks
 

Bob P. (424)
Friday November 15, 2013, 6:33 am
Thanks Ruth
 

Roger Garin-michaud (113)
Friday November 15, 2013, 12:47 pm
noted, thanks
 

Ruth R. (216)
Friday November 15, 2013, 12:52 pm
Thank you for comments and/or noted!
(Last one still i would send a star too.)
 

Birgit W. (152)
Friday November 15, 2013, 2:15 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Julie W. (22)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 1:36 am
Composting toilets have been around for a long time, but most require good management. That's difficult in large buildings used by a lot of people - easier in a home. This one sounds like it may work.

 

Jennifer C. (169)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 4:24 am
Thanks.
 

Ruth R. (216)
Sunday November 24, 2013, 8:32 pm
Thank you for your notes and your comments!
 

Ruth R. (216)
Monday November 25, 2013, 8:53 pm
When you read about the work involved in composting toilet, the work involved depends on the toilet. They go from a certain amount of work to almost no work at all !
Most flush toilets require some work -- such as cleaning -- so would helping to save the earth and mankind and all that lives on earth -- and the water -- be a good incentive for using a low-work composting toilet?
 

Ruth R. (216)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 7:39 pm
CAN MANKIND AFFORD THE WATER TOILET? CAN MANKIND GO WITHOUT USING THE ODORLESS COMPOSTING TOILETS ? With the use of purifying water 5-7 times before it reaches the tap, with water distills in use in countries with almost no water, with drought here and there, with floods and eathqukes -- that damage sewage systems and eptic systems -- would an odorless low-maintenance composting toilet be the better solution?
 

Franshisca Dearmas (91)
Wednesday November 27, 2013, 11:58 pm
Noted TY Ruth
 

Waltraud U. (84)
Thursday November 28, 2013, 4:56 am
noted ty
 
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