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Waste Management After Disaster Strikes

Waste Management After Disaster Strikes

After disaster strikes and we are cut off from a normal flow of resources our bodies are going to be under high levels of stress, the last thing we need is to expose ourselves and those around us to biological hazards when we are in a vulnerable state.  One commonly overlooked aspect of preparation disaster preparedness is waste management.  When the power is out and the faucets stop flowing, the toilet will also stop flushing.  This could lead to unnecessary exposure to human waste which can lead to a multitude of diseases such as giardia, E. coli, hepatitis, typhoid, or […]

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