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When Nature Calls… / Published in HudsonReporter.com

When Nature Calls… / Published in HudsonReporter.com

There’s a lot to do, but no place to go—this may be the worst-kept secret of the urban experience. You’re…

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App helps 100k people locate nearest public toilet / Published in Global Times

App helps 100k people locate nearest public toilet / Published in Global Times

A China cloud platform has helped 100,000 people find the nearest public bathrooms when they were in need, but citizens…

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Are Smart-bathroom Upgrades a Smart Investment Move? / Published in Think Realty

Are Smart-bathroom Upgrades a Smart Investment Move? / Published in Think Realty

The Internet of Things and the advent of smart little helpers like Amazon’s Alexa, Google Home, and Apple Home have…

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We need more public toilets. Too many people are squatting between parked cars / Published in The Guardian

We need more public toilets. Too many people are squatting between parked cars / Published in The Guardian

Public bathrooms are an invitation to participate in urban life — a signal of welcome even more important than parks…

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Victoria public loo voted best bathroom in Canada / Published in CTV News Vancouver

Victoria public loo voted best bathroom in Canada / Published in CTV News Vancouver

VICTORIA — It’s basically a spruced up downtown outhouse, but Victoria’s so-called Langley Street Loo is now known as Canada’s…

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“Canada’s best toilet” being installed in Smithers, BC / Published in CBC British Columbia

“Canada’s best toilet” being installed in Smithers, BC / Published in CBC British Columbia

It’s been called the perfect public toilet and the best toilet in Canada and now Smithers, B.C., is getting its very own…

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Relief comes to Kamloops in the form of free-standing restrooms / Published in CBC British Columbia

Relief comes to Kamloops in the form of free-standing restrooms / Published in CBC British Columbia

Kamloops, B.C., is getting two shiny, free-standing public washrooms that are made of steel and powered by solar energy. One…

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Portland Loos making a splash beyond city / Published in PortlandTribune

Portland Loos making a splash beyond city / Published in PortlandTribune

The TV show “Portlandia” may be ending this season, but another iconic symbol of the city’s weirdness continues to spread…

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Portland, Oregon, spent $250,000 to reinvent the public toilet – and it worked / Published in Business Insider

Portland, Oregon, spent $250,000 to reinvent the public toilet – and it worked / Published in Business Insider

If you’ve ever used a public toilet, you probably wish you held the urge until you got home. They’re unclean,…

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Why Portland’s Public Toilets Succeeded Where others Failed / Published in Citylab

Why Portland’s Public Toilets Succeeded Where others Failed / Published in Citylab

For the residents of Portland, Ore., taking a whiz in a public toilet is not just a matter of necessity.…

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