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Eco Sanitation

What are the advantages of Eco toilets?

The advantages of Eco-toilets are as follows:

• Saves water

• Protects ground water
• Protects health by not producing harmful sewage
• Improves soil quality (can produce safe fertilizer) by producing dry compost
• Can be used efficiently in areas that have – high water table levels, rocky soils, soils that have low percolation, and where water is scarce because less water is used in the toilet when compared with flush toilets.
• Does not produce obnoxious smells or attract flies by use of ash or lime after each person uses the toilet
• Enhances the environment and good health

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