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Jun 14, 2019
By linking cleanliness to spirituality, Gandhi, symbol of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, valorised inhuman practice of manual scavengingIf we consider manual scavenging as an inhuman occupation, then it's important to ask why Gandhi supported the system instead of adopting water closet
Oct 29, 2018
Scientists successfully ‘grow’ eco-friendly bio-bricks using human urineUnlike regular bricks that require a kiln, these bio-bricks were ‘grown’ at room temperature.
Dec 21, 2016
NGT slaps fine of Rs 50,000 on airlines dumping human waste from airplanes...no, reallyHuman 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.
Aug 24, 2015
Nasa wants to use urine to create synthetic food for astronautsNASA 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.
Mar 04, 2015
Everest's poop problem: Pile up of human waste causing pollution on world's highest peakHuman waste left by climbers on Mount Everest has become a problem that is causing pollution and threatening to spread disease on the peak.