TOTO launches motorcycle that runs on human crap
Posted by Sherwin
In an era where energy conservation is a global priority, some people have developed new (and sometimes bizarre) ways to power vehicles. For example, TOTO, Japan’s biggest toilet manufacturer, has managed to build a motorized tricycle that runs entirely on human stool. Yes, crap, sh*t, poop! And as long as the driver continues to eat, the trike could run forever.
”As the person drives, he can poop into the bowl, and that poop will be turned into fuel for the car. It’s actually part of a campaign that Toto is running in an effort to reduce its CO2 emissions by 50% in the next 6 years. The motorcycle will be making its way from Kyushu to Tokyo over the next month (departing in six days).”
[Hat tip to Boing Boing]