By linking cleanliness to spirituality, Gandhi, symbol of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, valorised inhuman practice of manual scavenging
If we consider manual scavenging as an inhuman occupation, then it's important to ask why Gandhi supported the system instead of adopting water closet
Unlike regular bricks that require a kiln, these bio-bricks were ‘grown’ at room temperature.
Human waste being splattered on houses from airplanes while landing, on Monday led the National Green Tribunal to slap a fine of Rs 50,000 on the airline whose aircraft empties toilet tanks on air.
NASA has awarded researchers a USD 200,000 grant to figure out how to recycle human waste into synthetic food that could sustain astronauts during extended space journeys.
Human waste left by climbers on Mount Everest has become a problem that is causing pollution and threatening to spread disease on the peak.