Eco Toilet (New York Visitor Center)

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I’m being childish, to be sure, but the toilets at the New York State Southern Tier Visitor Center on rt. 81 just south of Binghamton are a technological wonder. The first time I was startled. Where’s the water? It’s a latrine with a foam cleaning system.

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish though and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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3 Responses to Eco Toilet (New York Visitor Center)

  1. I work at a nature center with indoor composting toilets & still marvel at how nifty they are!

  2. Anne LaBarbera says:

    I just saw these on a business trip. I thought my toilet was broken until my business partner told me it’s supposed to be like that. It’s hard to get used to but a great idea. It does not smell. This is more than I can say for some flushing systems. It will just take a bit of time to get used to. Thanks for posting about this!

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