Posts tagged: Toilet

Green Goes Simple: Conservation at Home

How Green Is Your Bathroom? By Rachel Bertsche for Green Goes Simple Turning your house into an eco-friendly space is a step-by-step process, but if you want to start out with a bang, hit the bathrooms first. “As far as water use inside the home goes, the bathroom accounts for the largest share — over […]

Caltech Wins Toilet Challenge

Graduate student Clement Cid with the Caltech team’s solar-powered toilet. Credit: Caltech/Michael Hoffmann Caltech’s solar-powered toilet has won the Reinventing the Toilet Challenge issued by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Caltech engineer Michael Hoffmann and his colleagues were awarded $100,000 for their design, which they demonstrated at the Reinvent the Toilet Fair, a two-day […]

Top Ten Simple Tips to Save Water

Guest Post By Rebecca Jones Life without water is unimaginable. However, there are many places around the world, which deal with a continuous scarcity of water. If we do not use water carefully, soon there will be a time when the whole world will be facing water problems. In order to protect the environment, it […]