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The Humanure Store has its roots in the Humanure Handbook, now in its third edition, first written by Joseph Jenkins in 1994 and published in January,1995 (the 3rd edition was published in 2005, and is now in its fourth printing).

The book was an accidental success. Starting as a graduate thesis in the Master of Science in Sustainable Systems program at Slippery Rock University (Pennsylvania), the thesis was turned into a book that Jenkins thought no one would ever read. Sixty-five thousand American copies later, with translations in more than fifteen foreign languages and foreign editions on three continents, the book managed to take on a life of its own, as has the entire "humanure" phenomenon. By popular demand, we offer the products in the Humanure Store for your pleasure.

Our products are offered for those interested in humanure composting, humanure sanitation, composting in general, emergency preparedness, or just simple living. Please peruse our inventory and feel free to offer suggestions. We do sell wholesale as well as retail, so feel free to call us at 814-786-9085 (M-F, 9-5, eastern time, USA) or email us if you're a reseller. Check out the Humanure Headquarters for much more information.

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