What If We Flushed Toilets With Saltwater

With fresh water being so hot an issue today, you would think people should save every drop of the precious liquid. But then you flush your toilet and realize you’ve just spent several gallons of clear water only to get rid of your waste. Why can’t we use saltwater instead, for example? How’s that saving the planet?

We have literal oceans of the stuff, and we can barely find any use for it. Well, there’s a huge trouble with salty water in the sewage system. You see, salt is hard. If you simply send tons of water from the oceans into the plumbing and sewers, several things will happen quite soon…

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