Earth911 Podcast: Dr. Eyal Harel on the Increasing Frequency of Toxic Algal Blooms

January 8, 2021 by  
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Earth911 Inspiration: The Beauty of Art and Nature and Life

January 8, 2021 by  
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PeeCycling: Make Phosphorus From your Own Pee

August 23, 2011 by  
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The Alchemist (The Discovery of Phosphorus Through Henning Fire in Hamburg 1669) Here is a weekend project for Sami , TreeHugger’s champion peecycler: make phosphorus from your own urine! It’s toxic and explosive in its pure form, but chemistry is fun, right? IO9 describes the process: … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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US Military’s Open Burn Pits in Afghanistan May Be Making People Sick

August 23, 2011 by  
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Photo by Ryan Lackey via Flickr CC – “This is the never-ending burn pit at Balad. It’s a rather crude waste disposal method (burn off anything that burns, then sell the rest in bulk to Iraqis for metal recycling), but it works well enough — except when the wind blows the smoke through the rest of the base. I lived about 300 meters away from this burn pit in q3/q4 2004, which was…sometimes unpleasant.” J. Malcolm Garcia has written a piece on Guernica on the strange smell of burning plastic that comes from the American military base just outside of Bagram Vil… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Yellow Power: Making Hydrogen From Pee

January 4, 2010 by  
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Instructions for using a urine separating toilet in Sweden We do go on about the benefits of urine separating toilets, and how we have to redesign our plumbing systems to scale up dry composting and pee separation. It is a valuable resource because of the phosphorus, is sterile and easy to manage, and there is really no reason to mix it all up. Now we have another great reason to convert to urine separating toilets: It might become a great source of hydrogen.

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