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Heating Homes With Human Waste Is Saving Lives And Tigers In Nepal


Offbeat  (tags: human waste, nepal, heating homes, unusual, environment, bizarre )

Simone
- 1234 days ago - fastcompany.com
One man's waste can quite literally be another's gold. Biogas is a clean, odorless, and life-changing source of energy that saves women from spending all day looking for firewood, and thus saves the forests that are home to tigers



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. (1)
Thursday August 4, 2011, 9:45 am
Noted. Thank you Simone.
 

A Abdel (0)
Thursday August 4, 2011, 10:55 pm
They have informed me that the residue to this process can not be used on edible plants without causing sickness. The remnants must be used on flowers and hedges.
 

Jo Asprec (0)
Thursday August 4, 2011, 11:26 pm
Hooray biogas homes! Great way to show how waste can be put to use with other good repercussions. thanks for sharing!
 

Kay M. (348)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 7:28 pm
noted
 
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