My name is Mirella Kades. I am a senior at Durham Academy in Durham, North Carolina.

Some of my passions are product design and sustainability. Through this project, I hope to combine these passions to help solve problems that could have an impact on a global scale.

Why toilets???

You might be thinking, “Why toilets???” I have been fascinated by the tiny house community and sustainable living practices since at least 5th grade. Through my exploration of the tiny house community, I learned about composting toilets and my interest took off from there.

Feel free to leave comments and questions on my posts. I will do my best to reply to everyone in a timely manner.

I hope you follow along!