In December 2011 Duan Jun and Zhang Yuchang of the architecture firm Deshin (located in Shanghai) visited the village of Shijiezi in Gansu province. For this village, which houses 40 families or so, the local water supply is a network … Continue reading
Construction of the roof and shower stalls continues at Sunjiacun. There will be another update in December with more photographs. Everyone is looking forward to the Sunjiacun Malidoulaxi Bathhouse Grand Opening in the Spring of 2012.
These are the new Malidoulaixi eco toilets based on the traditional outhouse of this region. The technical specifications are: dry-pit, urine divided, ventilated, waterless. Toilet paper and good ventilation guarantee there is no bad smell. After several months the solid … Continue reading