Epic poops without compromise
Having been accepted as a mundane, albeit necessary, artifact, the toilet is paid no particular attention beyond our need to find one when we need one. One curious doctor, however, devised an experiment that put the toilet to the test. Dr. Rad Saeed, a radiologist at the Tabriz University of Medical Sciences in Iran, conducted clinical trials to compare sitting and squatting in their effectiveness for emptying the bowel.1more
With over 800 billion pounds of plastic being produced each year, these persistent chemical pollutants pose a real and present threat to the health of virtually all life on Earth. Becoming educated about plastic pollution is a critical step towards change. With knowledge, we can begin to make better choices that lead to better outcomes. Learn more about plastic pollution.more
Around the world, more than one million plastic bags and plastic bottles are bought every minute. That’s 20,000 of each item sold per second. At this rate, we can expect plastic production to reach a staggering 1600 billion metric tons per year by 2050.
As you read these lines, 330 billion pounds of plastic are contained in our oceans and every year, 17 billion pounds are added to that number.more