A: If the weather or situation is harsh, you might be stuck inside for some time. If the power or water is out, you may not be able to flush waste, and that means you’ve got to store it. Letting it build up is not safe or comfortable. Get yourself some portable potty bags and an inexpensive portable emergency toilet designed to safely store biowaste.
As disturbing as it sounds, you can also use your waste for compost, provided you\’re on an organic diet. You can learn more about those unsettling details here.