Laura F. Orlando, Civil Engineer, MPA
|Title||Adjunct Assistant Professor|
|Institution||Boston University School of Public Health|
|Address||715 Albany St Talbot Building|
Laura Orlando is an adjunct assistant professor of environmental health at the Boston University School of Public Health and the executive director of a Boston-based private foundation concerned with health and the environment. Her work includes research on toxic substances and their exposure pathways; including technological, economic, political, and cultural influences. She has over 25 years of international experience working with composting toilets and greywater systems. Laura has served as a trustee on several boards of directors. She is currently on the editorial board of Rural America In These Times.
Interests: development studies, history of technology, urban
environmental history, water resources, ecological infrastructure,
sustainable agriculture, and public health