Tags : Toilet

Asia

Toilet at South Korean University Turns Poop Into Energy &

Cho Jae-weon, a professor of environmental engineering at the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) in South Korea, has designed a device that produces energy from human faeces, and rewards those who use it. The device is a toilet that sends poop to an underground tank where it’s broken down by microorganisms into […]Read More

Bangkok

Toilet turnstile blamed for 867 COVID-19 infections found in a

867 out of 10,480 vendors and workers at the Simummuang fruit and vegetable market in Pathum Thani province screened for COVID-19 by health officials, or 8%, tested positive for the virus, with most infections appearing to have come from touching the turnstile at the coin-operated public toilets in the market. The figure followed screening of […]Read More

News

Thai actress goes public after cop follows her into toilet

Police are in the hot seat after a junior officer was caught on video following an actress into a women’s toilet and the complaint she filed was seemingly flushed from view. Siralapas “Mew” Kongtrakan on Monday revealed evidence to support her complaint – she filmed him with a mobile phone, and CCTV showed him walking […]Read More

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Army backs B16m toilet, shop spend

Army chief Chalermchai Sitthisad on Thursday defended a decision to spend 15.9 million baht on building shops and public toilets at Rajabhakti Park in Pra­chuap Khiri Khan. Responding to recent criticism of the project that has flared up on social media, he said the military is ready to disclose full details to the public to […]Read More

Asia

Chinese City Opens Awesome Five-Star Public Toilet

People generally avoid going into public toilets, unless they absolutely have to. Most of them are dirty, uninviting places, but that’s definitely not the case with this recently opened five-star public restroom in Chongqing, China. Public toilets are hardly-ever news-worthy topics, but after seeing photos of this new five-star facility in the Bishan district of […]Read More

Bangkok

Wanted Public Toilet Rapist Arrested

BANGKOK — A suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault that took place in a public restroom was arrested Thursday afternoon. Ekkaphol Saetiew, 31, was arrested at Sanam Luang Thursday afternoon. He is now being taken to the unisex public restroom near Bang Na Junction where he is accused of raping a 20-year-old woman […]Read More