Nanotechnological Waterless Toilet

- http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-01-08/scientists-develop-nanotechnological-waterless-toilet/7075686 -

http:/http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-01-08/scientists-develop-nanotechnological-waterless-toilet/7075686 Post courtesy of ABC News 8 January 2016

World Plumbing Day 2016

- http://www.reece.com.au/outlet/2016/feb/a-big-day-for-plumbing -

World Plumbing Day 2016 Post courtesy of Reece.com.au

Whitlam’s first major achievement was indoor plumbing

- http://www.news.com.au/national/gough-whitlams-first-major-achievement-was-indoor-plumbing/story-fncynjr2-1227097225642 -

THERE will be seemingly endless stories today about how Gough Whitlam reshaped Australia but little mention of perhaps his first great achievement — indoor plumbing. Gough Whitlam was the first Labor leader from Sydney’s west when he won the seat of Werriwa in 1967. And he was the first federal party leader to pay attention…

Moving beyond the tippy tap

Moving beyond the tippy tap

The tippy tap is a ubiquitous device in many rural, developing communities. Comprised of a suspended bottle or jug filled with water and a lever used to release small amount of water, the tippy tap can take many forms but the function is the same — to provide a convenient hand-washing station. And it serves…