London’s recycled sewage to keep Olympics green

Olympic athletes are now flushing their loos with water sent to London’s sewers hours earlier by local residents in a bid to keep the Games green. A water recycling plant at the Olympic Park in Stratford turns north Londoners’ sewage into non-drinking water which is used for flushing toilets and watering plants at the site. […]

Thames Water’s bum deal

The energy conscious guys at Thames Water have come up with a novel way of using our sloppy sewage. The utility firm are converting human waste into highly combustible renewable fuel through the use of a dryer, which is then burnt like wood chips. The eco-friendly machine used at Thames Water’s Slough sewage works burns […]