As far as putting our waste to good use, the ‘No-Mix’ Vacuum Toilet should be a handy thing to have in homes. Aside from that, the toilet is said to help out consumers conserve water and put those energy-rich resources to good use.
More than one gallon of water is needed to flush down waste. According to the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, it only takes 0.05 is needed for urine and 0.26 for feces. With the ‘No-Mix’ Vacuum Toilet, a more efficient way of flushing and saving water while producing new energy through waste can be achieved.
By flushing according to the waste laid, water is used sparingly while the nutrients in urine can be more easily accessed to add to fertilizers and feces can be used to power electricity. Otherwise, treating mixed waste is extremely difficult.