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Title:
WATERLESS TOILET SYSTEM WITH SUN POWERED WASTE DECONTAMINATION
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/167706
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A decontamination system (1) for disposing waste products (10) accruing during the use of toilets (60), such as excrements, and toilet paper, comprises a collector device (20) adapted to collecting solar radiation (14), and a decontamination device (40) adapted to converting the collected solar radiation (15) into heat energy, and using said heat energy to decontaminate the waste products. The collector device (20) may comprise a solar concentrator (22), with a lens (24), for example a Fresnel lens (25), and/or a mirror, for example a Fresnel mirror, or a parabolic mirror. The decontamination system may also comprise a system for adjusting the collector device (20) to a certain position of the sun. Advantageously the decontamination device (40) comprises a furnace (42), wherein the collector device (40) is adapted to directing the collected solar radiation (15) into the furnace in such a way that the furnace and/or the charge (44) of the furnace is heated.

Inventors:
FURSTOS, Julien (36 rue du 19 Novembre, Bartenheim, F-68870, FR)
LÜSCHER, Claude (Zollikerstrassse 193, Zürich, CH-8008, CH)
Application Number:
EP2013/059678
Publication Date:
January 09, 2014
Filing Date:
May 08, 2013
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
FACHHOCHSCHULE NORDWESTSCHWEIZ HOCHSCHULE FÜR LIFE SCIENCES (Gründenstrasse 40, Muttenz, CH-4132, CH)
International Classes:
F23G5/08; F23G5/02; F23G5/34
Foreign References:
CH692927A52002-12-13
US4549528A1985-10-29
CN201546296U2010-08-11
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
KÄLIN, Moritz (Rentsch Partner AG, Fraumünsterstrasse 9Postfach 2441, Zürich, CH-8022, CH)
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