Portable Sanitation Association International

Association Insight Nov 10 2021

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1 I PSAI Association Insight, November 10, 2021 Better worksites. Better weekends. Better world. On the Inside 13 Nuts & Bolts 2021: The Firsts Before the Fiftieth 15 OSHA Headlines 18 PSAI Virtual Roundtable— Board Candidate Forum 19 Calendar November 10, 2021 Winterization: How to Prepare Restrooms and Equipment for Extremely Cold Weather (Part 1) By Pete from the Get Flushed Podcast Summer has almost arrived here in New Zealand. Our evenings are drawing out, the sun has been shining and the flowers are starting to bloom. Although I'm enjoying the warm weather, autumn has arrived for portable restroom operators in the northern hemisphere. And to the dismay of some, winter isn't far behind. Winter presents several challenges for restroom operators and often brings very cold temperatures that make pumping portable toilets demanding indeed. However, good preparation and proper techniques will protect portable restrooms, hand wash stations and portable restroom trailers from freezing. They can also reduce the likelihood of damage to equipment such as water tanks, vacuum pumps, and suction hoses. (Continued on page 2) HAPPY 50TH ANNIVERSARY TO THE PSAI All year we celebrate our 1971 founding! The History of the Portable Toilet Industry in the UK and Ireland By Martin Murdoch, Portable Sanitation Consultancy NOTE: We are honored to have long-time PSAI supporter Martin Murdoch from England to provide us with the rich history of the portable restroom industry in the United Kingdom. Martin is a highly respected, knowledgeable, and organizing member of Portable Sanitation Europe (PSE). As you will discover, our industry had humble beginnings in this part of the world, as it did in the US. Please enjoy Martin's contribution to our 50th Anniversary Celebration. —Sincerely, Jeff Wigley (Continued on page 3) Portable Sanitation Association International News Martin Murdoch

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