A Brief History of the Modern Toilet

Written by Seattle News Stations on . Posted in Commercial toilets, Modern toilets, Water efficient toilets

Modern toilets

Toilets. They’re certainly not the most glamorous thing to talk about. We generally try to forget that they even exist, but we all cannot deny how vital modern toilets are to the normal functioning of our civilization. And, in fact, the modern toilet has roots all the way back in ancient times. The toilet has been making life easier for people for thousands of years. While we worry about water efficient toilets today, not too long ago (and still today) most people were just looking for a way to keep their drinking water from getting contaminated. Here is a brief history of the toilet, so you can gain some perspective and appreciation for just how important modern toilets are.

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