Profile Smart high-efficiency toilet features a sink and toilet merged into one
unit. Smart and functional, after flushing, fresh cold water is directed
through the faucet for hand washing, and drains into the tank to be used for
the next flush. The unit features 1.28/0.8 gpf (full flush/half flush)
SmartFlush water-saving technology, and is eco- and space-friendly.
Kohler’s gravity-fed Kohler
Persuade with dual-flush technology is operated by a user-friendly, two-button
actuator integrated into the top of the Persuade’s tank lid. The user can flush
either 1.6 gallons for bulk waste or half that amount - 0.8 gallons - for light
waste. The WaterSense-labeled Persuade two-piece toilet features a skirted
toilet bowl - significantly more hygienic than other models - delivers a clean
look, and eliminates potential debris build-up around the trapway and bowl-tank
American Standard's FloWise Dual-Flush
FloWise Dual-Flush HET
Dual-Flush FloWise two-piece high-efficiency toilet reduces water usage in a
sleek profile that attractively conceals the snaking trapway under the bowl.
The WaterSense-labeled FloWise allows users to decide whether to use 1.6 gpf or
0.8 gpf, potentially saving 30 percent more water than 1.6 gpf toilets.
Available in an elongated bowl, the transitionally-styled HET may be purchased
in either right-height or standard height. www.americanstandard-us.com.
Toto's Wall-Mount Aquia
Aquia Dual-Flush, Wall-Mount Toilet
The Aquia dual-flush
wall-mount toilet has been lifted from the floor and its tank hidden inside the
wall, making it easy to clean. Featuring the Dual-Max flushing system, the
Aquia optimizes water usage by enabling users to select 0.9 gallons per flush for
liquid waste or 1.6 gpf for solid. It is coated with TOTO’s patented SanaGloss glaze,
which prevents the build-up of matter and bacteria, ensuring that the bowl is thoroughly
cleaned with each flush. The Aquia may be fitted with a standard SoftClose seat
or a Washlet personal cleansing system. www.totousa.com.
Sterling's 12-Inch Rough-InRockton
Elongated Dual-Flush Toilet
Sterling’s Rockton 12-inch
rough-in elongated toilet with Dual Force technology delivers precision
engineered performance and meets strict water conservation standards. The
geometric tank design echoes contemporary style in any bath or powder room. Dual
Force technology allows the choice of .8 gallon flush for liquid or light waste
or a 1.6 gallon flush for bulk or solid waste. A sanitary guard helps prevent
liquid from getting under the tank, and the elongated bowl has an extended rim
length for comfortable use by adults. www.sterling.com.
Caroma's Sydney Smart
The Sydney Smart dual-flush
toilet suites from Caroma deliver a combination of design, water savings and
performance. This WaterSense-certified collection features SmartFlush
technology, which uses an average of 0.96 gallons per flush and can save 19,000
gallons of water per household per year, compared to 3.5 gallon single-flush
toilets. The toilets also feature a large trapway which virtually eliminates
blockages. The Sydney Smart is available in standard and ADA-compliant, easy-height
Gerber's Maxwell HET
Maxwell Dual-Flush HET
elongated front bowl, round front or ErgoHeight models, Gerber’s Maxwell dual-flush
high-efficienty toilet comes with a two-button actuator to clearly identify
between the 1.1 and 1.6 gpf flushing options. The Maxwell toilet is engineered
with a large water surface and Gerber’s syphonic front jet flushing action,
which properly cleans the bowl with a single flush. In addition, a fully glazed
trapway contributes to this unit’s consistent flush performance. Models are
offered in white and biscuit color options with 10-inch and 12-inch rough-ins.
This product is also protected by a five-year warranty.
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