Public garden urinals in Paris turn pee into fertilizer
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The public urinal has been the subject of some interesting modernisation. Amongst a host of other toilet-focused innovations, we have looked at two particularly interesting ideas. These Rio-based urinals use pee to generate electricity to play music, thus encouraging partygoers to use them, and these public urinals in the Netherlands collect urine with the aim of turning it into public fertiliser for their plants. In Paris, the Uritrottoir is the latest attempt to put waste from urinals to good use. https://vimeo.com/195266307 Recently installed at the Gare de Lyon, Uritrottoir is designed to solve the problem of public peeing. A longstanding…
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