News from Clivus

Ninigret Park in Charlestown, RI, gets Clivus!

3 C-11s at Ninigret soccer fields

Ninigret Park in Charlestown, RI, is certainly the place to be in the warmer months!  The park boasts several soccer and athletic fields, tennis courts, a nature center, a bike path, playgrounds, a sky observatory, and a large dog park.  Needless to say visitors are numerous! Recent improvements to the park, including four new restrooms, […]

Erving State Forest gets its first Clivus restrooms!

Single C-11 unit at Laurel Lake

Campers at the Laurel Lake Recreation Area and Campground located in Erving State Forest will find a refreshing change!  The decades-old, pit-privy toilets have been replaced with modern Clivus restrooms. In keeping with its mission statement to conserve and preserve, MA Dept. of Conservation and Recreation had three self-contained composting toilet systems installed at this […]

Clivus New England will exhibit at 2015 ACA New England CampExpo

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Clivus New England, Inc., is pleased to once again be exhibiting at ACA New England CampExpo for the sixth year in a row.  Join us March 27 and 28 at the Radisson Hotel, 700 Elm Street, Manchester, NH.  Displays, information packages, slides, and printed case studies will be available when you stop by our Booth […]

US Coast Guard Menemsha Station Rebuilt

Artist rendering of proposed new building

In 1952 the US Coast Guard moved the late-nineteenth-century Coast Guard house on Cuttyhunk Island to its Menemsha station on Martha’s Vineyard.  There the historical building remained until a devastating fire took it on July 12, 2010. The Coast Guard promised to rebuild, incorporating modern technologies into a building that remained true to the history […]

Rhode Island Great Outdoors Pursuit

RI Great Outdoors Pursuit

Clivus New England, Inc. is proud to once again be a sponsor of the Rhode Island Great Outdoors Pursuit!  The RI Department of Environmental Management will be hosting several events featuring good, old fashioned, healthy family fun.  Events will include scavenger hunts, relay races, fishing, geo-chaching, camping, outdoor movies, interactive displays, games and raffles…and lots […]

West Tisbury Library enters the age of Sustainability

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Of the six public libraries on Martha’s Vineyard the West Tisbury Free Public Library has the highest annual circulation and longest open hours for visitation.  It houses the Island’s largest book collection, and up until last year it yielded the highest circulation for its comparative space of a mere 5,600 square feet. Recognizing that their […]

Clivus New England supports Charlestown Community Garden

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For the second year in a row Clivus New England is proud to be a sponsor of the Harvest Festival at Ninigret Park.  Proceeds from the festival will benefit the Charlestown Community Garden, an all volunteer organization that grows and provides fresh organic produce to the local food banks and those in need in the […]

Cities promote healthful lifestyle with Clivus

Slater Park C-11s

After years of using unsightly portable restrooms visitors to historic Slater Park in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, now have beautiful Clivus restrooms.  The City of Waltham, Massachusetts, also realized that their Prospect Hill Park pavilion guests could benefit from more appealing facilities. Not only are the restrooms clean, sanitary, and odor-free, they are engineered to protect […]

Protecting RI’s shoreline with Clivus

Home with Clivus system in critical resource area

Protecting the RI Shorelines with Clivus Composting Waste Treatment Systems Over the years the State of Rhode Island has identified areas that it deems critical resource areas, regions that are particularly sensitive to the detrimental effects of nutrients such as nitrogen, pathogenic organisms, organic chemicals and other substances that may be present in effluent from […]

Sustainable Cape Cod: New Tools & Practices for Clean Water & Community Benefit

On Monday and Tuesday, October 22 and 23, the Cape Cod Commission and Water Alliance will host a conference to educate the general public about clean water practices to benefit our communities. Clivus New England will be on hand to show how Clivus composting systems and greywater filters can lower or eliminate nitrogen and phosphorus […]