Newly Published Paper from our Liquids Team!

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Congratulations to our Liquids Team on their recent paper published in the Water and Environment Journal! Titled “Electrochemical disinfection of repeatedly recycled blackwater in a free-standing, additive-free toilet”,...

Prototype Update, 12 June 2017

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Liquids System Update: North Carolina, United States Our Liquids System’s team is proud to present their first publication! It focuses on our electrochemical disinfection process and the research our liquids team put into the...

Prototype Update, 31 May 2017

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Solids and Liquids System Update: WASH and DST Team wins and award for the hard work they put into the TOWR project! (Please NOTE: The news release below has been reprinted from a recent post on RTI.org’s internal staff...

Prototype Update, 17 Feb 2017

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Liquid System Update Last month we briefly introduced the idea of the “user-day equivalent”. You might be wondering what that means, exactly? As we develop, deploy, and test our systems, we need a way to compare data we collect in...

Prototype Update, 6 Jan 2017

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Liquid System Update: North Carolina, United States Throughout the month of December, the liquid team focused on testing out the new baffle tank design. The new baffle tank is a great success with data showing it improves effluent...

Prototype Update, 1 December 2016

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World Liquid System Update North Carolina, United States A new fully automated Beta 2.0 system was recently installed at the RTI testing laboratory in the US. This biggest change for the liquid system was a redesign of the baffle tank....

Liquid Waste Processing Update

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World It’s been a bit since we gave an update on the status of our Liquid Waste Processing Unit so we thought we would take some time and put up a quick post about the unit and the recent changes we are evaluating with it. Electrochemical...

The Liquid Waste Processing Module

A Better Toilet For A Cleaner World The latest version of the Liquid Disinfection Module is more compact and semi-automated. Solenoid valves and level detection switches control the flow of liquid from collection to process to holding tanks. The liquid waste...