Nine Actions you can take

October 6, 2016

TAKE ACTION!  Here are Nine Actions you can take in your town or neighborhood to prepare for a seismic event which destroys the piped infrastructure of wastewater and septic systems.

  1. Learn why Disaster Sanitation is critical.
  2. Make a Twin Bucket Toilet.
  3. Find Parts and Supplies.
  4. Print the Twin Bucket leaflet.
  5. Join the Twin Bucket Brigade.
  6. Read A Sewer Catastrophe Companion.
  7. Watch NET training film Emergency Sanitation and Hygiene.
  8. Borrow the display Restorative Sanitation: Why wait until disaster strikes?
  9. Understand what Earthquakes do to Sewers

Our Mission Through education and advocacy, PHLUSH helps local governments and citizen groups to provide equitable public restroom availability and to prepare for a pipe-breaking seismic event with appropriate ecological toilet systems.

Our Vision Toilet availability is a human right and well-designed sanitation systems restore health to our cities, our waters and our soils.

Public Hygiene Lets Us Stay Human (PHLUSH) was founded in Portland, Oregon and today collaborates with groups across North America.

PHLUSH is a member of the World Toilet Organization and a partner in the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance.

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