Caption: WHETHER WATER-FREE OR LOW-FLOW, replacing urinals
can save a considerable amount of money, especially if your existing urinals
exceed the current limits.
Because they never need flushing, the urinals
can save up to 150,000 litres of water a year and include removable, recyclable cartridges that prevent the uric acid build-up, which can lead to blocked pipes.
Winner of the coveted Red Dot Award 2012 for its innovative and ingenious design, the Swiss bathroom specialist says it has set the bar very high with the Antero urinal
, which combines good design and ingenious functions.
Up until this point, the new dry urinal
has already saved 20,000 litres of water.
Launched in the UAE two years ago, the retrofit waterless urinal
system, able to save up to 35,000 gallons of water a year, has been installed in numerous locations including The Palace Hotel, Al Bustan Rotana and Le Meridien.
POLICE officers were stunned when a man started filming them using urinals
in the toilets of a McDonald's restaurant.
British company Captive Media has developed a urinal
mounted, urinecontrolled games console for men.
The package, which also included television advertisements, concluded around six months ago, in which time the urinal
ads were displayed for around two months.
The cast-iron urinal
was situated in King Edward Place near the city centre and offered relief for Brummies caught short for nearly 100 years.
Summary: Over 80 million litres of water can now be saved annually in Dubai with the recent installation of nearly 1,000 water-free urinals
in various parks, markets, government buildings, airport terminals, hotels and malls.
innovations: flexible water inlet, water-saving extraction, simple cleaning
Because water-free urinal
bowls are dry, they harbor five times fewer bacteria than a flush urinal