How to Build a Simple Compost Toilet

Learn how to use "humanure" and a simple medical toilet to create nutrient-rich compost.



Use a medical toilet for composting
The simplest way to construct a compost toilet is to purchase a medical toilet seat and place a 5-gallon bucket beneath the seat to collect deposits.
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Urban Homesteading: Heirloom Skills for Sustainable Living
Find concise how-to information in Rachel Kaplan's "Urban Homesteading," the city dweller's go-to source for sustainable solutions. 
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