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The Bubbler system

The Bubbler System provides waterborne sanitation for areas where no municipal infrastructure exists, as well as waste water treatment and purification for septic tank systems. The system treats sewage water to a point where it is clean enough for re-use as flushing water or using it for irrigation.

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The BioFil Digester toilet system

South Africa is in the middle of a water crisis. There is no disputing that. Finding alternatives to current sanitation practices is vital if we want to conserve a most precious and decidedly finite resource.

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The Enviro Loo

The Enviro Loo is a waterless toilet system that could provide a safe, non-polluting, cost-effective solution to South Africa’s sanitation woes.

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Sanitation takes centre stage in South Africa

 

The 2015 National Sanitation Indaba was an opportunity for private businesses, role players and the government to come together to discuss a way to overcome the challenges of South Africa’s water crisis and sanitation woes.

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Cyril Ramaphosa addresses Sanitation Indaba

The Sanitation Indaba, hosted by the Department of Water and Sanitation, saw players from every part of the water and sanitation industry gather at the International Convention Centre in Durban on 15 May. Vice president Cyril Ramaphosa was there to lend his support to what has become a critically important issue.

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Biogas from human waste on the rise in Kenya

What if someone decided to clean up Nairobi's slums and dispense with what locals call the ‘flying toilet’, a plastic bag of faeces thrown into the choked, filthy gutters? And what if that someone worked out a way to use the generated biogas as an inexpensive cooking fuel so that slum dwellers no longer needed to chop down trees for charcoal?

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