Composting Toilets for Pura Tierra
Water is the worlds most valuable resource. Each year, in the US alone, ONE BILLION gallons of raw sewage are dumped into the water. That is 3000 gallons for each person in the US! Americans also use an estimated 5.8 billion gallons of water to flush their toilets every day!!
A composting toilet deals with the waste on-site, so it’s not transported anywhere, and there is no chance of large-scale leaks and spills. In addition to cutting bills and conserving water, composting toilets also reduce the amount energy needed to treat municipal water and pump it to homes and businesses—an estimated 50 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year…
As each and everyone of us is made up of more than 60% water and should be drinking around a gallon per day of fresh, clean water is doesn’t take much to realize the scale of this problem and the need to implement better solutions…