Market Suggested Retail Price
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
Mobilet latrines are distributed by the following group of companies under AQUASANTEC: Kentainers, Crestanks, Aquasan, and Afritank.
The Mobilet latrine is produced at national manufacturing plants in its distributor countries.
Intellectural Property Type
Distributions to Date Status
Time until emptying
Additional squatting slabs or slabs with pedestals can be purchased separately from the manufacturer.
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
Designer specified performance targets include the structure being lightweight and well ventilated in hot conditions, reusable over multiple pits, and modular to accommodate schools, hospitals or refugee camps.
Vetted Performance Status
Materials were chosen for the Mobilet toilet that were both hygienic and easy to clean.
Complementary Technical Systems
Each Mobilet must be situated over a pit, which requires masonry in the construction of a stable platform for the structure to sit on.
Academic Research and References
Katukiza, A.Y. et al. 2010. Selection of sustainable sanitation technologies for urban slums — A case of Bwaise III in Kampala, Uganda. Science of the Total Environment.
Caruso, B. et. al. 2014. If you build it will they come? Factors influencing rural primary pupils’ urination and defecation practices at school in western Kenya. Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development.
Compliance with regulations