Thursday, December 11, 2008

Bio-Latrines


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The bio-latrine uses anaerobic bacteria to transform human waste into fertilizer and gas suitable for uses like cooking, heating and lighting. This is a solution I'm looking into for rural living as a replacement for natural gas and sewer/septic system. Five people using the system daily can provide up to one hour of cooking fuel.


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Video here.

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