Product Focus - December 2019

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Decals

Allied Graphics decals

Allied Graphics developed an adhesive engineered to adhere to textures found on portable restrooms. When combined with durable UV-cured ink, the adhesive ensures decals will hold up to harsh environments, according to the maker. 800-490-9931; www.allied-graphics.com.


ROEDA graphics

Graphics from ROEDA are printed on a high-tack, permanent, adhesive vinyl with UV fade-resistant ink to adhere to rough surfaces including portable restrooms, garbage toters and other plastic products. A wide variety of stock UV inks are available, along with custom Pantone matching. Decals can be made in any size, shape and quantity. UV clear-coat or lamination can be added for extra protection from the elements. An existing logo can be used, or a new one can be designed. 800-829-3021; store.roeda.com.


Holding Tanks

Five Peaks 250-gallon holding tank

The 250-gallon holding tank from Five Peaks has a 17-inch profile that slides easily between the wheel wells in most pickup trucks and trailers. The durable tank comes with one 12-inch manhole cover (plus an optional second) along with six fittings, offering multiple plumbing configurations. Made from rotomolded polyethylene, the tank has heavy-duty grab handles for easy transport and a sloped design that prevents water from pooling. 866-293-1502; www.fivepeaks.net.


Imperial Industries 12,500-gallon storage tank

The 12,500-gallon storage tank from Imperial Industries is a suitable solution for effluent storage between land application runs or other means of disposal. The unit has a 6-inch dump, 4-inch intake, heavy-duty pull skid attachment and level indicator. 800-558-2945; www.imperialind.com.


PolyJohn Enterprises holding tank

PolyJohn Enterprises holding tanks are suitable job site trailers for collecting waste in portable restrooms. It may be a necessity for long-term restroom placements where indoor plumbing is not an option. Made from durable plastic, the design is functional and discreet. It’s also compatible with other PolyJohn restrooms and sinks, and it can be easily configured with most any type of plumbing, according to the manufacturer. It can be used for outdoor work sites or special events to complete a portable restroom area. Tanks are available in 250- and 300-gallon capacities. 800-292-1305; www.polyjohn.com.


Holding Tank Treatement

Walex Products Commando BlackHolding Tank Cleaner

Black holding tanks can be difficult to clean and sanitize, and cleaning these tanks manually is an unpleasant task. Commando Black Holding Tank Cleaner from Walex Products is a safe and natural cleaning product for portable restroom trailer holding tanks. The eco-friendly product disperses billions of healthy bacteria to break down the waste buildup that causes odors. The portion-controlled packs are formaldehyde-free, safe for septic systems and dissolvable. Drop a few packs into the tank, fill with water, and in 24 hours the tank will be clean and sanitized, according to the maker. 910-371-2242; www.walex.com.


Lighting

J&J Portable Sanitation Products J-Light

J&J Portable Sanitation Products offers two solar-powered motion-sensor lights designed for portable restrooms. J-Light 45 offers five super-bright, cool-white LEDs emitting 45 lumens with a 3.2-volt 600mAh rechargeable battery. J-Light 65 has 10 super-bright, cool-white LEDs emitting 65 lumens with a 3.2-volt 1,200mAh rechargeable battery. Both are easy to install and are fitted with a motion sensor to activate the light and day/night sensor so they will not activate in the daylight. They switch off after 45 seconds of inactivity. J-Light 45 requires a 1.5-inch hole, while J-Light 65 requires a 2-inch hole. 800-345-3303; www.jjchem.com.


LunarGlo solar lights

LunarGlo solar lights are designed to meet the needs of the portable restroom industry. They are automatic, are power washable, operate for up to 80 hours on a charge and have a two-year warranty. Other products include the LunarVent solar-powered vent fan, as well as mounting hardware to adapt solar lights to a wide variety of applications. 574-294-2624; www.lunarglo.com.


Portable Restroom Movers

Deal Assoc. Super Mongo Mover

The Super Mongo Mover from Deal Assoc. is an industrial hand truck designed to move standard and handicapped portable restrooms. It has two axles, which allow it to balance on its own when tipped back. Once tipped back, the restroom can be easily pushed or pulled, and it provides easy access to the roof for cleaning. It is ergonomically designed so smaller individuals can easily tip back and move restrooms. It has a steel and aluminum frame, and only aluminum touches the body of the restroom to prevent rust-staining the restroom. The unit is available with tires and inner tubes or never-go-flat solid foam tires. It is available with four, six or eight wheels. 866-599-3325; www.dealassoc.com.


Transport Trucks/Trailers

Ameri-Can Engineering Toter trailers

Toter portable restroom transport trailers from Ameri-Can Engineering are available in lengths of 16 to 40 feet and have a carrying capacity of up to 20 restrooms. A drop bar enables large units, such as ADA and handicapped-accessible units, to be transported. Their easy-load design saves time in use, and trailers are made of steel for strength and years of dependable service, according to the manufacturer. 574-892-5151; www.ameri-can.com.


Amthor International Flat Vac

The Flat Vac multipurpose portable restroom vacuum tank from Amthor International allows the operator to carry up to 12 restrooms on top of the tank and pull a restroom delivery trailer. The tank has a rounded bottom with a full-length formed sump design for drainage and full baffles for strength. The flat tank has wastewater and freshwater compartments, as well as an option for a chemical or brine compartment. It is available in steel, stainless steel or aluminum. It comes with a workstation and a vertical cabinet with an aluminum extruded door and shelves. A liftgate is installed behind the tank to load and unload restrooms. All units are custom-built to specifications. 800-328-6633; www.amthorinternational.com.


Crescent Tank vacuum tank

The Crescent Tank vacuum tank is completely flat inside and out. It can carry up to 10 portable restrooms, and the weight capacity is the same as a flatbed truck. It has no baffles, allowing it to be emptied completely to avoid internal corrosion. With the included pump at specified cubic feet per minute, unnecessary fatigue of the structure is eliminated and the life of the tank is prolonged. It is made from 1/4-inch-thick steel for structural strength. Its workstation is designed for the portable restroom industry. The liftgate rail width allows units to fit, and multiple liftgate decks and rail options are available. Freshwater is held inside the external 1/2-inch-thick poly tank. It can be installed on any chassis within the specifications required for each model based on axle ratings and maximum load capacity. 585-657-4104; www.crescenttank.com.


Johnny Mover Trailer Sales trailer

The portable restroom transport trailer from Johnny Mover Trailer Sales has skid locking using an iron bar with a chain-binding system to secure multiple units. Models are available to handle six to 20 restrooms, and all feature brakes, paint options, lighting, leaf-spring suspension, front deflectors to protect units from road spray and debris, and optional powder coating and chrome wheels. 800-498-3000; www.cesspoolcleaners.com.


Liquid Waste Industries trailer 

Custom-built portable restroom delivery trailers from Liquid Waste Industries carry six to 24 restrooms and come with or without sides. They are built with heavy-duty steel and come standard with torsion axles, electric brakes, flush-mounted lights, and 10- or 13-inch wheels and tires. Custom upgrades include gates, leaf-spring axles, fold-down ramps, LED lights and choice of hitch. 877-445-5511; www.lwiinc.com.


McKee Technologies - Explorer Trailers Transporter

The Transporter from McKee Technologies - Explorer Trailers has easy-to-adjust carrier slats that box in any size restroom skid. Even multiple-size skids can be configured securely in the same load, providing safe, flexible transportation for many styles of portable restrooms. Models range from 8 to 48 feet, accommodating up to 24 units. All include fully independent suspension axles designed to eliminate side-to-side shock transfer. An optional front wind deflector protects units from road spray, stones and wind loading. Hot-dip galvanizing is available for corrosion protection. 866-457-5425; www.explorertrailers.com.


Pik Rite Flatbed Restroom Hauler

The Flatbed Restroom Hauler from Pik Rite has a 650-gallon tank, flatbed and liftgate. The tank has a 400-gallon waste compartment and internal 250-gallon freshwater compartment for even weight distribution. The truck includes a National Vacuum Equipment 304 vacuum pump, dual 2-inch fill hoses, 20 gpm washdown system, dual-spring return freshwater hose reels and dual 2-inch bucket fills. A 20-inch top manway, 5-inch sight eyes and clear hose sight tube are included. The truck is also equipped with a 98-by-102-inch aluminum flatbed and Thieman TVL liftgate. Two diamond plate toolboxes are mounted on the passenger side. The truck has an LED running light kit with a durable, fully molded wiring harness. 800-326-9763; www.pikrite.com.


Pro-Tainer Pro-Porta Trailer

The Pro-Porta Trailer from Pro-Tainer offers multiple features specific to the portable restroom industry. All trailers have removable dividers that create space for ADA-compliant units and aluminum ramps for loading and unloading restrooms. The trailers also have a lock-down mechanism called the Pro-Latch that is part of the ramp system and automatically locks down the base of the restroom. 800-248-7761; www.protainer.com.


Satellite Vacuum Trucks MD995 Flat Vac

The Satellite Vacuum Trucks MD995 Flat Vac provides added capacity for hauling restrooms. It is designed with space for eight standard units, with a 695-gallon waste and 300-gallon freshwater tank. Ergonomic features, including lowered service area and easy-to-reach stainless steel cabinets, are designed to increase driver efficiency and lower fatigue throughout the day. 800-883-1123; www.satellitetruckxpress.com. 



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