Pooponomics: The Economy of Human Waste

Pooponomics: The Economy of Human Waste

May 9, 2013

Like the classic children’s book points out: “Everyone poops!” But what happens to our human waste once you flush the toilet? You might feel relieved in the morning but “Pooponomics” are a $100 billion dollar business in the United States and the average family spends anywhere from $200 to $400 a year on their bowel […]

The Facts About Poop

The Facts About Poop

November 26, 2012

Poop is the way that the body gets rid of waste, but what exactly is poop? Poop is mostly water but also bacteria and indigestible food called fiber. The longest ever recorded poop was 26 feet long and humans poop an average of two pounds a day. It seems that poop helps the world go […]