VIDEO: These Waterless Toilets Are Just What Rural India Needs

Eco sans toilets require no plumbing, drains, or water. Such toilets are the need of the hour and can be the solution to water shortage and open defecation in rural India.

Here’s more.

Transcript:

Eco sans toilet costs about Rs. 10,000 to build. It comes with no plumbing, no drains, no water, no odour, no chemicals, and no hassle since they’re easy to install. Eco san doesn’t ‘flush out’ the waste. Instead, it decomposes the dry waste over time, converting it into manure. While the wet waste dries up, a ‘deodourizing process’ takes care of the smell. Thus, the entire process requires no water. These toilets are being implemented in Tamil Nadu, tackling open defecation and water shortage in one go.

Like this story? Or have something to share? Write to us: contact@thebetterindia.com, or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.
NEW: Click here to get positive news on WhatsApp!

Written by TBI Team

identicon

Visit us on Facebook to stay updated with the latest positive stories!

Fake News Stories On Your Timeline? Facebook Introduces Features To Tackle Them.

Childline 1098: How the World’s Largest 24-Hour Children’s Helpline is Fighting Abuse