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How do you like your e-toilet?

The Hindu, 11 August 2014

 

Engineers from the U.S. ask people’s views to redesign e-toilets

 

Three American engineers recently found themselves faced with the rather awkward task of standing around e-toilets installed in parts of the city and asking users, mainly women, about their reservations and suggestions on how the structure could be redesigned.

 

Martin Schnitzer, Ravi Prakash, and Elise Guinee Cooper from IDEO.org, a San Francisco-based non-profit global design and innovation firm, were here researching the e-toilet and its usability over the past couple of weeks. IDEO.org will be collaborating with Eram Scientific, the company that brought out the e-toilets. Read more....