Posts Tagged ‘3-ounce foam-flush’

Clivus answers the Living Building Challenge

Foam-flush Toilet

The “Living Building Challenge” is probably the most rigorous of the sustainable building protocols, and Clivus New England has what it takes to answer the water conservation challenge.  You can find Clivus waste treatment systems at three of Massachusetts’ newest LBC projects: Kellogg House at Williams College, Williamstown, MA; The Kern Center at Hampshire College, Amherst, MA; and […]

Wollaston Golf Club, Milton, MA

Wollaston-Golf-foam-flush

Over the summer Wollaston Golf Club opened two new on-course comfort stations, much to the pleasure of its members.  The upscale restrooms were made possible with help from Clivus New England.  By using our composting technology the club avoided fairway-damaging septic systems and sewer hookups.  Hand sanitizers eliminates wastewater production from sinks.    

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 […]

West Tisbury Library enters the age of Sustainability

Reading room

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 […]

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 […]

Brooks School builds sustainable living dormitory

Chace House front door

Brooks School in North Andover, MA, saw its first class in the fall of 1927.  Founded by Endicott Peabody, Headmaster of Groton, the school was named for Phillips Brooks, an Episcopal preacher, former Bishop of Massachusetts and a North Andover resident.  The main goal of the school was to not only prepare students for college, […]

Clivus New England to exhibit at 50th Annual Yankee Conference

Town Beach pavilion

Clivus New England, Inc., is pleased to once again be exhibiting at the annual Yankee Conference on Environmental Health.  Join us September 26th and 27th at the Mystic Marriott, Groton, CT.  Displays, information packages, slides, and printed case studies will be available when you stop by our Booth 20. Check out a working model of […]

Clivus New England appears on NECN!!

Foam-flush at Doyle Center

Tune in Monday, September 10, at 9pm to New England Cable News (NECN) to see our interview with correspondent Alysha Palumbo.  Filmed on site at one of Clivus New England’s premier installations, the Doyle Community Park & Center in Leominster, MA,  you can view a working Nepon foam-flush toilet and see firsthand how efficiently and […]

Charlestown, RI beaches get a breath of fresh air!

Town Beach pavilion

After years of using unsightly, non-ADA compliant portable restrooms at Town Beach and Blue Shutters Beach in Charlestown, RI, beachgoers now have beautiful, sanitary and odor-free restrooms.  The bathhouses are not only gorgeous, but they are engineered to protect the environment! Since both beaches lie in what are deemed to be “critical resource areas” by […]