Milk crate composting toilet

Energy & Sustainability
Milk crate composting toilet

Erik over at Homegrown Evolution has posted a how-to on using a milk crate, a five-gallon bucket, and a toilet seat to create a dry waste toilet. Even if the idea of “humanure” and the composting of human waste is a gross-out to you, this might still make an easy camping/temp outhouse toilet.

Humanure Dry Toilet Made from Milk Crate [via BB Gadgets]

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