Tagged With Sanitation

What happens to NYC's 3.2 million tons of trash


A Columbia scientist's 'new and powerful weapon' against the coronavirus destroys particles using UV light without harming people


I stayed at a Hyatt, IHG, and Marriott during the pandemic to see how hotels are handling new coronavirus protocols — here's how they stacked up against each other



Airbnb released a 38-page handbook with cleaning and disinfecting protocols — and it suggests that hosts have full PPE on hand, including optional shoe coverings


The coronavirus pandemic has radically redefined what it means to be clean — and major hotel brands are launching enhanced cleanliness initiatives to ease travellers' fears


NYC sanitation workers have been deemed essential in the coronavirus pandemic. They also have one of the most dangerous jobs in America.



Photos show how people around the world are disinfecting schools, mosques, and streets to stop the coronavirus from spreading


NYC is bracing for the coronavirus impact by cleaning its subway systems daily. New Yorkers are asking why this isn't done normally.


We spoke to Jaden Smith about his work educating people about clean water and sanitation


How to wash your hands and how long it takes to get clean


An innovative toilet called the 'iThrone' shrinks and dehydrates poop — no plumbing or power required


Bill Gates just gave Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi an award for building 100 million toilets across India, despite protests from Nobel Peace Prize winners and human rights advocates



A video of Naomi Campbell’s extreme aeroplane sanitation routine has gone viral, and an expert says she might be onto something


A 'Fox & Friends' host said he hasn't washed his hands in 10 years, and people thought he was serious


A $350 toilet powered by worms may be the ingenious future of sanitation that Bill Gates has been dreaming about


A new 'Uber for Poop' in Senegal is creating competition to pick up waste from people’s homes



San Francisco has a 'Poop Patrol' to deal with its faeces problem, and workers make more than $184,000 a year in salary and benefits


Your kitchen sponge is even grosser than you thought -- here's how often you should replace it


Your smartphone is even more gross than you thought -- here's how and when to clean it


China is investing $290 billion to kickstart a 'toilet revolution'