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Old 02-17-2015, 08:21 PM   #11
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I would rather use my conventional toilet and visit the dump station on the way out.

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Old 02-17-2015, 11:47 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by hamster View Post
I would rather use my conventional toilet and visit the dump station on the way out.
+1. No interest in a composting toilet. We have plenty of water here in PA, and it's your friend. We have composting toilets in our State Parks and State Forest rec areas, and they're disgusting, to put it bluntly. I would never be so bold as to un-engineer what many RV designers (and users) have done before me. But good luck, keep us posted on how it turns out.

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Old 02-20-2015, 08:04 PM   #13
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From what I have read, the toilet can take about 90 uses till it's full and has to be dumped. If there are no appropriate compost pile to throw it on, some will dump in a compostable garbage bag and put it in a dumpster. I assume it will continue to compost and just be dirt in the landfill. The longer it stays in the toilet, the more pleasant it is to empty as it turns to dirt. The urine can be dumped in a park toilet or I've read that it can be dumped on the ground where allowed and even better if diluted. It's a sterile liquid.

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If you're going to use a compostable toilet please dispose of the waste properly. Compost materials, especially poop, does not belong in a dumpster. Setup a composting area at home and use the compost in a garden. Dispose of the liquid waste in a toilet or outhouse.
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Old 03-09-2015, 10:14 AM   #14
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I just saw these on reruns of the show - Tiny Houses. they look interesting.

It seems like just a different type of work. Not much easier.



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