Waterless Toilets

December 29, 2014--Pulling water out of thin air and other zany solutions to water scarcity (Water Online)

Some of the most promising ideas for solving water scarcity sound like science fiction. The Financial Times explored the top proposals in a recent article, citing practical solutions as well as those that sound a little zany. According to the report, some of the most important innovations "are already on the market.

August 15, 2012--CU-Boulder team wins grant to reinvent toilet (Aurora Sentinel)

A team of student and faculty engineers from the University of Colorado Boulder is among the winners of grants from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to reinvent the toilet. The foundation has a competition to invent a waterless, hygienic, safe, affordable toilet for the 2.5 billion people worldwide who don’t have access to modern sanitation.

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