When you flush your toilet, it’s tempting to think that your poo simply disappears. But it doesn’t. In fact, it will probably re-enter your world very quickly in ways you hadn’t expected.

This film from Vice looks into the state-of-the-art industry in New York turning waste into wealth. Sludge becomes “biosolids” for use in agriculture and landscaping – growing the fruit you eat, and maybe even helping sculpt your local golf course!

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