Toilet civilization helps humans be healthier

Do you know world toilet day? Next Friday (November 19) is the 9th World Toilet Day.
World Toilet Day celebrates toilets and raises awareness of the 3.6 billion people living without access to safely managed sanitation. Every year, UN-Water – the United Nation’s coordination mechanism on water and sanitation – sets the theme for 19 November, the day of the celebration. In 2021, the theme is ‘valuing toilets’.
World Toilet Day is about taking action to tackle the global sanitation crisis and achieve Sustainable Development Goal 6: water and sanitation for all by 2030.

Washroom in shopping centre

Washroom, toilet, bathroom

A report from the World Health Organization shows that 40% of the world’s population currently does not have access to reasonable public health facilities, making infectious diseases raging and killing 2 million people every year.

The creation of toilet civilization is a basic livelihood issue, and it is also a window to human civilization.

To create a toilet civilization requires the joint efforts of mankind. The toilet problem is a common problem faced by most developing countries, and some developed countries also have shortcomings. The purpose of designing World Toilet Day is to inspire people to raise awareness, take actions, create a toilet civilization, improve human health and hygiene index, life happiness index, promote the construction of basic sanitation facilities, and advocate a clean, comfortable and hygienic environment for everyone. Since fecal-oral transmission was confirmed as a channel for the spread of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, epidemic prevention in public toilets has become a hot topic in society. Since the beginning of this year, companies in the industry have begun to develop new technologies and products for toilet epidemic prevention, improve new standards for toilet cleaning, and upgrade new models of toilet management. People all over the world work together to improve the world’s environmental sanitation problems and continuously improve the level of toilet civilization.

toilet seat

toilet seat

China’s toilet revolution demonstrates the responsibility for people’s livelihood. Small toilets, great people’s livelihood. The toilet problem is related to the improvement of the tourism environment, the improvement of the quality of life of the broad masses of people, the improvement of national quality and the progress of social civilization. During the “Thirteenth Five-Year Plan” period, the “toilet revolution” is in full swing and deepening in our country, gradually expanding from cities to rural areas. From 2018 to 2020, 64,000 tourist toilets will be built, renovated and expanded nationwide. At present, the penetration rate of sanitary toilets in rural areas across the country has reached more than 65%. Today, public toilets have become landscapes, and the renovation of rural toilets has been fully popularized. The toilet revolution has achieved fruitful results. Dirty, messy, poor, few, and partial toilets have become a thing of the past. “Toilet problem is not a trivial matter.” It is necessary to “strive to make up for this short board that affects the quality of life of the masses.” The Chinese toilet revolution has improved the happiness index of people’s livelihood and improved the level of social civilization. Beautiful toilets are becoming a business card of the development level of the times.

toilet in airport

toilet in airport

The toilet expo will add technology wings to toilet civilization. The creation of toilet civilization is not only an issue of environmental sanitation, people’s livelihood and happiness, but also an issue of technological progress. The China Toilet Revolution Innovation Expo (abbreviated as: Toilet Expo) was founded in 2016 and held in Shanghai every November to discuss the direction of sustainable development and help The revolutionary development of the toilet has achieved good results over the years, and its influence has continued to expand. The theme of the 2020 Shanghai Toilet Expo is “toilet revolution” leading the new trend of future public health space development, responding to the call of the national “toilet revolution” covering all fields, involving housing construction, tourism, culture, education, sanitation and other systems, showing new technologies, New materials, new processes and new equipment. The toilet expo is an important carrier to promote toilet civilization to a higher level. This year’s Toilet Expo will fully demonstrate new technologies and products for public toilets in the exhibition section and technical forums. At the same time, a special technical forum on public toilets will be opened. Experts, scholars, and business representatives will be invited to share information on toilet epidemic prevention to the public. The importance and good habits of civilized toileting provide new opportunities for the toilet industry to resume work and production after the epidemic, and make a solid contribution to the continued construction of the anti-epidemic defense line.


On Toilet Day, toilet civilization helps human beings become healthier. The rapid development of urbanization, the continuous growth of urban population, the continuous increase of the people’s happiness demand index, and the continuous improvement of the level of toilet civilization are to strengthen the planning, construction and management of public health spaces and are important measures to improve the urban living environment. From the toilet day to the toilet expo, toilet civilization cannot be ignored. To create toilet civilization, escort a healthy life, the development of a beautiful era, the public environment is bound to become better and better, and the people’s health level is bound to improve.