SailNet Community - View Single Post - Composting Toilets vs. Holding Tank
View Single Post
Old 11-19-2013
Minnewaska Minnewaska is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Narragansett Bay
Posts: 10,118
Thanks: 45
Thanked 178 Times in 164 Posts
Rep Power: 7
Minnewaska will become famous soon enough Minnewaska will become famous soon enough
Re: Composting Toilets vs. Holding Tank

I have nothing against composting heads in general, particularly where there is little alternative, such as a mountain cabin. My biggest gripe is that I feel my non-sailor guests would struggle using one. That's a personal choice.

I often read from users, like above, that urine goes overboard. I would love to hear why its okay to put uric acid and pharmaceuticals in the ocean but not bio-degradable solid waste that has already been liquified with salt water.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Jeanneau 54DS

In the harsh marine environment, something is always in need of repair. Margaritas fix everything.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook