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Tedx Talk: Iconic Toilets

  Mathew Lippincott at TEDxConcordiaUPortland “Mathew is of the opinion that the future needs better instructions. An artist and designer working in technology development and education, he splits his time between creating low-cost science kits and restroom reform. A foundi
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Curiosity Club Talk

    Core77‘s Hand-Eye Supply  invited us to speak at their fortnightly Curiosity Club on August 7th. Video streaming by Ustream Bathrooms are not designed in vacuums. Often they’re designed by people wearing pants. Join us for an exploration of the interrelate
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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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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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Awesome Science Posters

Every time it rains in Portland we participate in a “system” officially known as C.S.O., Combined Sewage Overflow.  It’s an engineeringy acronym for what we prefer to call S.I.R., Shitting In Rivers, a form of ideocy dating back before Roman times.  We have created a seri
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