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The Environmental Capitalist by Carl Hall

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CHAPTER 7.

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It may not be the most pleasant of Eureka moments, and certainly does not stand side by side with Pythagoras, Copernicus, Galileo, Newton or Einstein. But I too have had a moment of realization. To call it profound would perhaps be to flatter it. But for me, it was momentous. Here it is. The most despicable of all commodities, human faeces, is going to be of profound value in our environmental capitalist future. I have seen the future – and the future is shit.

But before we reach my faecal epiphany, let me step back.

One morning as I was sitting quietly sipping coffee and browsing through e-mails, one of our analysts, Keiward Pham, ...

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