EkoLakay toilet

SOIL Haiti

The EkoLakay is a household ecological toilet. Under this social business model, households pay for EkoLakay toilet installation and a service plan which includes weekly waste collection by SOIL. It is brought to one of SOIL’s two composting waste treatment facilities and transformed from human waste into safe, organic, agricultural-grade compost.

Product description

The EkoLakay is a household ecological toilet. Under this social business model, households pay for EkoLakay toilet installation and a service plan which includes weekly waste collection by SOIL. It is brought to one of SOIL’s two composting waste treatment facilities and transformed from human waste into safe, organic, agricultural-grade compost.

Target region(s)

Dense urban areas without piped water or sewer connections. Currently, SOIL claims to be one of the largest waste treatment operations in Haiti..

Distributors/implementing organizations
Market suggested retail price

Toilet cost: $22 (FerroCement model ) – $50 (Wooden model) USD. The price of the toilet is typically factored into the monthly services fee, which is 4-5 USD per month.

Competitive landscape

Other waste disposal methods and technologies in urban Haiti.

SDG targeted
Target user(s)

Households in dense urban areas without piped water or sewer connections.

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