Black and white image of a little girl sitting on the toilet and leaning on her hand thinking

Let’s Talk Toilets

Dive into the smelly world of toilets. Learn about an object not always talked about, and become aware of the problem facing our world today.

Rose George, a woman with short brown hair and a dark shirt leaning against a wall

I’d grown up thinking that a sanitary toilet was my right, when in fact it’s a privilege- 2.5 billion people worldwide don’t have an adequate toilet. 

Rose George

Middle aged white woman with dirty blonde hair smiling

No innovation in the past 200 years has done more to save lives and improve health than the sanitation revolution triggered by invention of the toilet. But it did not go far enough. It only reached one-third of the world. 

Sylvia Mathews Burwell