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The accordion refers to a raised latrine, meant to be deployed in emergency situations where there is a risk for flooding. Other requirements were: Easy to transport Plug and Play concept Life span of at least 2 years Container based Costs not to exceed 2200 Euro Suitable for the different habits in toilets usage Suitable for extreme weather conditions In addition: Accessible for special target groups Comfortable and pleasant The design is based on a container with 2 complete toilets in it. The toilets can be connected and thus form a block of 4 toilets. The walls are made of canvas, which makes it light but durable. The feaces is collected in a plastic tank which can be easily replaced or emptied on a regular basis.
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