While we’re getting the new site posted….

September 23rd, 2011

Here’s a video of installing a Villa 110-volt ecotoilet. It’s been on the site for awhile, but some folks told us they couldn’t open it easily.

As always, call or write Ecovita with any questions about installing our toilet solutions.


Watch online: Separett Villa 110-volt ecotoilet installation

Installing a waterless trap-less urinal

August 30th, 2010

(This is also part 2 of “What to do with a leaking (other brand) composting toilet.)

A few years back, Ecovita started carrying very simple waterless urinals for our urine-diverting toilet customers.

Villa Listed in Top 10 Green Products: Read about it!

July 9th, 2009

Sustainable Industries

Villa_croppedSustainable Industries magazine’s piece on its Top Green Building Products for 2009 is now on its Web site: [click here]
(The report is 22 pages and might take awhile to download)

Eco-toilets for boats: A liveaboard nautical engineer’s report

July 8th, 2009

NaturesHead-openWondering about using a composting toilet on a boat?

Customer Chris Melo wrote a report for us on the advantages of living with a urine-diverting composting toilet on his boat. Chris lives year-round (except when he’s captaining schooners in the Caribbean) on his 35-foot Alberg sailboat. Other than the bathroom at his office on land, his composting toilet is his only toilet. 

Download this report on his experience: [NaturesheadOnBoat]

Additive container

July 7th, 2009

At the local Ace Hardware store today, we saw this ice bucket on sale for $9.99:

Compost additive containerAlthough a little small, this enamel-painted bucket with handy scoop would be a great container for keeping composting toilet additive next to the toilet.

Composting toilet additive isn’t critical for urine-diverting toilets, but many owner-operators use it.
More later on our favorite composting toilet additives.