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Source: Kickstarterprojectpage

Publisher: WatershedManagementGroup


Summary

Don't flush it, compost it! Poo to Peaches will teach children about turning wastes into resources with composting toilets.
From peaches to poo... and back again! This first-of-its-kind book teaches children about composting toilets and the nutrient cycle. Poo to Peaches also includes technical information pages for adults with details on composting toilet use and maintenance. Written by WMG staff and volunteers, this book was funded through a Kickstarter campaign supported by over 150 backers from around the world.
(from the publishers webpage)


Where to get it?

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The book is in a free download version or can be purchased at the above link


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9 out of 10 acorns

Everything you could possible want in a book for children that introduces the concept of composting poop and pee.

It has pictures.
it has rhymes.
It has "additional resources,"
and it even has a story line.

Having read Humanure, I'd say this is a great tool to transition towards a more sustainable culture. The only reason it doesn't have 10 acorns is because it would probably be good to have a word of caution (that is uplifting and rhymes) about how you shouldn't touch poop until it is composted. Now that I am on the subject, it this book is going to become to next book on how to go to the bathroom, it might be good to add in something about washing your hands too. What other things do more conventional potty books cover?
 
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