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'Magic' toilet research funded by Bill Gates foundation

"Cheap, waterless toilets that can turn human waste into clean water and fertilizer within 24 hours are being designed and built by eight engineering teams around the world, including one from Canada."


People to Watch: Yu-Ling Cheng

"Cheng and a team of mostly University of Toronto engineers put their heads together to design what might be the perfect head for developing nations."

Toronto Star

U of T scholars work to build a better toilet

"The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announced it will offer $400,000 (U.S.) to teams at eight universities around the world to reinvent the toilet for use in developing countries.  Dr. Cheng's team was the only in Canada to receive funding as part of the project.

The Globe and Mail

The Toilet Papers

"Can a high-tech sanitation appliance save lives in poor countries?"

The Walrus

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