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The Companion is a part of the official portland emergency plan

The Sewer Catastrophe Companion is now a part of the official Portland emergency plan!  This is all thanks to the great work of PHLUSH.

Talk at Research Club this Sunday

Check out the video of Mat’s talk on why bathrooms are gross. Warning, it’s gross. We’re talking at noon on Sunday for our friends at Research Club. It’ll be their 19th Brunch and the first oen featuring composting toilets

Speaking at Cyborg Camp this Saturday

I’m going to be at Portland’s Cyborg Camp talking about waste management and human senses.  There’ll be some good French sanitation history too! I’m back to back with Max Ogden- I’m practicing right now.

Composting Dog Manure

Some others who browse USDA documents and dream like we do! GreenDog Cleaning Company, a dog and cat waste composter that began operating publicly back in January.  We’re excited to make contact- If the statistics in this Oregonian article are right, there’s room for 200-500 such businesses in Oregon’s 100 ton category.  Fascinatingly, Green Dog [...]

Emergency Sanitation Workshop This Saturday

We'll be doing a 45 minute workshop on Saturday June 2nd @ 2pm at King Elementary School as part of Resilience PDX.org
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