The Separett Villa 9000 is a urine diverting dry toilet made for both warm and cold climates. It is adapted to be used where there is no sewer system and/or where water resources are scarce. The urine diverting mechanism is made so that households can use the urine as fertilizer for gardens, etc. Separett has distributers in most continents.
Market Suggested Retail Price
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
Can be bought directly from manufacturer or from retailers in stores or at the web. In Peru users pay monthly for a package with the toilet, emptying, and maintenance from a waste management company.
Distributions to Date Status
As of 2017, about 100,000 toilets have been distributed worldwide.Interview with manufacturer
Time until emptying
~4-6 weeks until container needs emptying
The toilet is made of polypropene plastic. The dimensions of the toilet are L:77 B:47 H:66 cm and it weighs 21 kg. The fan works on grid power (about 230V) and has two speed modes. The energy consumption is 0.276 kWh/day for power mode 1 and 0.276 kWh/day for power mode 2. The venting pipe is 75 mm in diameter and the included 32 mm waste hose is 2 m long. The toilet is CE marked.
Replacement components are available at the Separett webshop and at retail stores.
The product has a 5-year warranty and the manufacturer states that the product has a life of least 10 years.interview with manufacturer
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
No smell, only need to empty container every 4-6 week in a 5-person household. Simple handling of the waste. Corresponding to a normal flush toilet in regards to design and user friendliness. Works year around in warm and cold climates. 5-year warranty.
Vetted Performance Status
Unlimited storage container, safe electrical equipment, odourless due to the fan, no eye-contact with faeces during use.
All electronic equipment is CE marked.
Complementary Technical Systems
230 V power. The product can be combined with a 50 L ejektor tank that can be connected to the toilet. The ejektor tank is connected to a water source and automatically makes a mix of water and urine that can be directly applied to plants via a hose from the tank.