Young inventor from Centereach pushes new eco-friendly toilet design

On Tuesday, March 3, 2015, Cooper Union junior electrical engineer and former Centereach resident Eric Nguyen, 21, demonstrated a device that he co-invented that allows consumers to convert a toilet from a single to a dual-flush system, thereby conserving water.  Nguyen’s product was selected by online product development company Quirky for possible development.  (Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang)

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