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Ecological Solutions for Human Pollutions

An evening with Nancy Klem and the Cloacina Project. We examined why conventional bathrooms are disgusting and hazardous to both you and the environment. We shared our vision and prototypes for bathrooms that won’t kill you or your groundwater. It was a great opportunity to see the
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Dry Toilet Workshop

2 hour workshop on how to set up and manage a dry toilet at home as part of the 2012 Village Building Convergence.
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Toilets for Emergencies Talk @Water!

Morgan O’hara and Halley Roberts of the SHIT lab presented what happened at the Permaculture Convergence on October 22nd at East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District Water! Festival (the festival formerly known as ‘welcome the rain’).
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Emergency Sanitation Demonstration

Emergency Sanitation Demonstration for 500 people for 3 days of camping and activities. Mathew designed an open source dry composting toilet, urinal and hand sink for the occasion. PNCA’s Collaborative Design students designed a privacy screen, signage and training program for v
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Legalizing Sustainable Sanitation

  MDML roles: grant writers, project implementation, researchers, content creation, and presenters for community & DEQ discussions on onsite treatment options for Oregon. An enabling regulatory framework is critical to support the implementation of sustainable onsite sanitait
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Talkin’ Shit Dinner

Dinner, drinks, discussion, and a short talk by Mathew Lippincott on the status of sane alternatives to sewage in Oregon.
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