The Peepoo – A Disposable Toilet That Could Help Grow Crops

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Children in Kenya with the Peepoo

Anders Wilhelmson, a Swedish entrepreneur, is trying to market and sell a biodegradable plastic bag that acts as a single-use toilet for urban slums in the developing world.  Once used, the bag can be knotted and buried, and a layer of urea crystals breaks down the waste into fertilizer, killing off disease-producing pathogens found in feces.

 

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