Posts Tagged ‘World Plumbing’

Should Lead Pipes Have You Worried?

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

The city of Flint has brought attention to an important issue: water quality and the presence of lead pipes. Heavy metal lead pipes are buried in city systems all across the United States. Water authorities add certain chemicals to prevent corrosion of…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – USA

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – India

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Japan

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Zambia

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Romania

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Kenya

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Ethiopia

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Haiti

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

What It Means to Have a Decent Toilet – Australia

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

The exhibition My Toilet: Global stories from women and girls, reflects on the dignity afforded by private access to a toilet.  It quite literally depicts women with their toilets, which range from large, expensive bathrooms to holes dug in the…

History of InSinkErator

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

It was 1927 and John W. Hammes, a Racine architect, was in his basement trying to make life better in the kitchen.  After watching his wife clean up messy food waste after dinner, he had an idea.  What if food…

A Plumber and a Rugby Player

Monday, August 18th, 2014

  A VET, a plumber and a police officer swept England to sporting glory last night by being part of the team to win the Women’s Rugby World Cup. The early evening victory polished off what had already been a…

UCLA: Major Water Main Break

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

A water main break has caused water to gush into Sunset Boulevard at 75,000 gallons a minute. The 90-year-old pipe ruptured around 3:30pm leaving water flooding the area for 3 and a half hours which released an estimated eight to…

Six Things You May Not Know About Cinco De Mayo

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

The 5th of May has become known worldwide as “Cinco De Mayo” — the Mexican holiday that gives everyone an excuse to munch on guacamole and tacos and down one too many margaritas. But there’s more to the celebration than…

Oprah Winfrey, A Plumber?

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

January 13, 2014 ‐ Posted By Veronica Wells Source: Instagram We know Oprah is no stranger to hard work. But these days with all the money she’s earned and accumulated for herself, she doesn’t have to get her hands dirty…