Posts Tagged ‘green’

WRWA: Protecting the Westport Watershed

Since 1976 Westport River Watershed Alliance (WRWA) has been committed to the preservation and protection of the Westport Watershed and the coastal environment shared by its surrounding communities in MA and RI. Upon acquiring the historic Head Garage as its intended headquarters and education center, WRWA knew that necessary renovations must include sustainable technologies, especially […]

Point Judith Country Club’s new restroom is right on par!

Point Judith Country club in Narragansett, RI was in search of an environmentally friendly restroom solution to accommodate their members while out on the golf course.  Clivus New England furnished a C-11 Trailhead unit that requires minimal site disturbance and yields zero waste product discharge to protect this remote conservation area. NOW is the time […]

Oxbow National Wildlife refuge

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wanted to provide visitors to Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge in Harvard, MA, with restroom facilities at an area with no running water but did not want to bring in portable toilets, especially ones that use chemicals.  So, just like Rachel Carson NWR before it, Oxbow installed a Clivus composting system […]

Crane Beach Begins Sustainable Construction

Crane Beach in Ipswich, MA has been a landmark in the coastal Northeast for close to a century.   Operated and maintained by The Trustees of the Reservations as a recreation and conservation area, it is also the home of a wildlife refuge and the nesting grounds for the endangered piping plover. With the old restrooms […]

Ninigret Park in Charlestown, RI, gets Clivus

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

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

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 […]

Rhode Island 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 […]

Clivus New England to exhibit at 50th Annual Yankee Conference

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 […]

Magee Fund helps Boy Scouts improve their camps

George W. Magee Memorial Trust fund has made it possible for many Massachusetts BSA Council camps to improve their restroom facilities and bring them indoors while still preserving the natural environments of the camps.  The Clivus composting systems installed at these and many other camps use no water, discharge no polluting waste, and help replenish […]