Marine Santation

Published in the January 2012 Issue Published online: Jan 19, 2012
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Known as marine sanitation devices (MSDs), these under-hull systems are more than a wise investment, considering the tremendous risk involved in dumping untreated sewage overboard. From heads to the latest products designed to alleviate the odors and hassles of your boat's sanitation system, the following can help educate you in making your houseboat experience a legal and sanitary one.

Ahead Sanitation Systems

888-803-5428

www.themsd.com

BacTANK T3

BacTANK T3 products use the essence of nature to produce environmentally-safe microbes for holding tanks and onboard use. Its line of cleaning and prevention products are biodegradable and help protect our boat and waterways. BacTANK T3 microbes or "Bugs" degrade the waste while reducing odors, insects and build up.

(877-BIO-BUGS/www.nolanbiolabs.com)

Dometic Sanitation Systems

800-321-9886

www.dometic.com

Environmental Marine, Inc.

866-237-5428

www.themsd.com

General Ecology

800-441-8166

www.generalecology.com

Happy Bowl

www.happybowl.com

Headhunter, Inc.

800-662-8557

www.headhunterinc.com

Inca Gold Products

310-808-9359

www.incagoldonline.com

Jabsco

www.xylemflowcontrol.com

Keco, Inc.

619-298-3800

www.pumpahead.com

Life Industries

843-566-1225

My Healthy Boater

Don't just mask odors, eliminate them with My Healthy Boaters holding tank treatment that is totally organic and odor free.

(www.myhealthyboater.com)

NASSEF Engineering

850-484-2700

Nature's Head

Designed by two long-time sailors and manufactured in the USA, Nature's Head composting toilet is specifically designed to withstand the harsh marine environment. Its rugged design and materials have been proven to be extremely durable and trouble-free. These systems are easily installed, completely self-contained and portable, requiring no holding tanks.

(251-295-3043/www.natureshead.net)



Odorlos

Odorlos Holding Tank Treatment eliminates all odors while quickly breaking down waste and tissue. Odorlos lubricates valves, contains no formaldehyde and is 100 percent biodegradable. By eliminating odors naturally without the use of masking perfumes or staining dyes, it is effective and eco-friendly.

(www.odorlos.com)

Owens Mfg. & Specialty Co., Inc.

800-639-2744

www.owenskleentank.com

Peal Products

770-551-0911

Quantum Pure Aire Corporation

800-290-9577

www.quantumpureair.com

Raritan Engineering Co.

This year, Atlantes Freedom will become Atlantes Freedom with Vortex-vac, a more efficient flushing action with a new sequential flushing. The new discharge pump creates the vacuum in the bowl so there is no need for remote vacuum pumps. The Atlantes Freedom comes in a standard and elongated model to fit in any application while giving all the comforts of home.

(856-825-4900/www.raritaneng.com)

Research Products

800-527-5551

www.incinolet.com

SeaLand Technology

800-321-9886

www.sealandtechnology.com

Survivor Associates/Continental Technologies

888-922-1231

www.y2kpreparations.com

Thetford Corp.

Tecma Silence and Silence Plus are powerful-yet super quiet-turbine-pump, china-bowl toilets. These waste transfer systems, which allow holding tanks to be located anywhere, feature beautiful European styling, wall-mounted, push-button controls and a water-saving, eco-friendly design. Available in white, bone and black colors. Made by Thetford Marine of Michigan.

(734-769-9747/www.thetford.com)

Vetus-Den Ouden, Inc.

800-GO-VETUS

www.vetus.com

Walex Products Co.

800-338-3155

www.walex.com

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