The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation aim to reinvent the toilet

Shawn Knight

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The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation recently held a competition that asked some of today's brightest inventors to help solve a problem plaguing more than 2.6 billion people worldwide. The task was to reinvent the toilet without using running water,……

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Years ago in Canada they had a self-composting toilet that didn't use water. Recently I purchased a Kohler toilet that only use 1.28 gal per flush, which is not too bad.
 
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This is why the cats are smarter then us. They have a sand box toilet. They get us or girlfriend to scoop out the crap and it does not use water no flushing required no electricity just a paw an a meou for the owner in appreciation that you took care of our crap.
 

9Nails

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Oh I know! Make a portal gun that fires my turds into space headed for the sun! No water. No problem. And I can feel better knowing that my poop is powering our plants loving sun.
 
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ya that would certainly work in a slum of congested, multi-story buildings (sarcasm)