Toilets – a wasted opportunity: author takes a deep dive into sanitation and how to make it better and save the planet

//Toilets – a wasted opportunity: author takes a deep dive into sanitation and how to make it better and save the planet

Toilets – a wasted opportunity: author takes a deep dive into sanitation and how to make it better and save the planet

Pipe Dreams: The Urgent Global Quest to Transform the Toilet by Chelsea Wald, Avid Reader Press The “eww” factor is undeniable, but in 2003 Hong Kong stopped holding its nose when the subject of toilets arose. That was the year Sars visited Amoy Gardens, in Kowloon, sickening hundreds of residents, killing 42 of them, and leaving a miasma of mistrust about the city’s sanitation infrastructure. Soon, Hongkongers were readily discussing everything from water closets to soil stacks to floor…

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