SATO, an innovative, affordable and hygienic toilet solution, on Thursday announced the availability of its products in Odisha. In the first phase, SATO products will be available through SATO distributors in Puri, Khurda, Cuttack, and Jagatsinghpur covering seven districts.
In the next few months, SATO plans to reach all the districts in the state. Deepak Mitra, Regional Business Leader, South Asia, SATO, said Odisha has seen five-fold increase in toilet construction since October 2014.
However, more than 50 per cent people in the state still do not have access to toilets. SATO aims to provide innovative, affordable and hygienic toilet solutions to the people of state.” “We support the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’s target of making India Open Defecation Free (ODF) by October 2019.
This is an ambitious target and Odisha will play an important role in achieving this innovative and sustainable solutions that encourage people to use toilets are the need of the hour. SATO toilets are easy to install and maintain. Our unique technology makes pit changing very simple and convenient.
SATO toilets save approximately 80% water per flush and thus make toilets more sustainable.” Mr. Mitra added. The new generation of SATO uses an innovative V-trap configuration connecting the twin pits.
This design makes switching between the two pits easier and eliminates clogging. The SATO V-trap connection system also requires approximately 80 percent less water per flush.