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Human fertiliser - closing the nutrient loop

The value of nutrients contained in Ouagadougou's household excreta has been estimated at US$22 million per year. Now, some of that lost potential is being reclaimed through an innovative scheme to collect the waste and turn it into fertiliser.
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A huge reason why we do not pursue organic certification is because they won't let us use our own humanure. We only eat organic food, so it's the best nutrient source available!
posted by: Jan Steinman (20:54:48 Wed 23rd February 2011)

 

 

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