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November 2, 2023
Why Booking An Early Christmas Off-Hire Is So Important.

Find out when your sites are closing for Christmas and book your off hire with us before Friday 8th December, to ensure we can fulfill your request. Phone us on 0800 999 2260 or contact us via email, and we’ll do the rest.

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D-tox News
July 31, 2023
Meet The Team - Jude

From sorting vehicle issues to driver training compliance, Our Transport Manager Jude has a host of responsibilities, read her story...

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D-tox News
July 10, 2023
Get to know the D-tox team - Laura

We're a close knit team here at D-tox - read Laura's story

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Events
July 3, 2023
How Food And Drink Affects Your Portable Toilet Hire.

Whether your event is big or small, you'll need your portable toilets to cater for the crowd. So, if you're serving food and drink how many Portable Toilet should you hire? We've got the answers.

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D-tox News
May 4, 2023
We Are Registered Waste Carriers

We hold an upper tier waste license to ensure your effluent waste is moved and disposed of legally. We will provide you with an electric waste transfer note so your waste is fully traceable and accountable...

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Advice
May 3, 2023
How Often To Empty Portable Toilets On Construction Sites

Looking out for tale tales signs of portable toilets becoming too full could save you time money and effort if you follow these simple rules.

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D-tox News
May 2, 2023
Meet the Team - Leanne

Meet our Operations Manager Leanne. There’s very little Leanne doesn’t know about how we operate. She explained: “I oversee all of the daily operations of the business, including the hire desk, routing, sales, transport & drivers...

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Advice
May 1, 2023
How Often & When Should You Empty Portable Toilets At Events

If your portable toilet are filling up fast, have you got your emptying and cleaning booked in before they overflow?

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D-tox News
April 3, 2023
We have a young and Friendly Hire Team

You're not just a number to us, but an individual. We want to get to know to ensure we provide the best service for you.

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Advice
April 3, 2023
Can I get my own toilet or welfare unit serviced?

If you have your own portable toilet or welfare unit and need a servicing (a clean and empty) here's what you need to do.

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Advice
April 1, 2023
Why do event toilets have no sinks?

Portable toilet soap dispensers or anti-bacterial dispensers in portable toilets? Which one is the right choice for your event?

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D-tox News
March 6, 2023
Reasons to use D-tox - We Invest In Staff Training

Training staff is a top priority for us. We combine a mixture of on the job training with our training lead, online tuition coupled with nationally recognised sanitation qualifications.

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Advice
March 5, 2023
5 Benefits of Accessible Toilets for Events

D-tox’s Accessible toilets meets the requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act legislation plus there are so many additional benefits to having Accessible portable toilets at your event:

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Advice
March 3, 2023
How Many Toilets Should You Have on Your Construction Site?

Whether your building project is big all small you'll need portable toilets on site for your work force, but how many do you need and what do you need to consider?

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Advice
March 1, 2023
The Purple Guide Summary for Events - Sanitation

So you need to book portable toilets for event. How many should you hire? What about urinals and and washing - All your questions answered.

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Advice
February 1, 2023
5 reasons to use D-tox, the Portable Sanitation Specialists -

Why D-tox are so good at what we do - we're so serious about sewage.

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D-tox News
February 1, 2023
Meet The Team - Stretch

We have a dedicated and hardworking team of drivers - meet Stretch who works in our Portable Toilet Delivery and Pick up Team

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Events
January 9, 2023
How To Choose A Reliable Event Toilet Supplier

A reliable toilet supplier isn't there just to take your portable toilet booking, They'll also offer you the best advice they can to ensure you event goes smoothly

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Advice
January 9, 2023
We Are Great Communicators

D-tox communications is one of our greatest attributes, and here’s how we do it.

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D-tox News
December 12, 2022
D-tox Christmas closure and New Year re-opening times 2023/4

Make a notes of when D-tox is shutting for Christmas and reopening in 2024.

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Advice
December 6, 2022
Weekly Servicing - The Key To Portable Toilet Hire

Why is a weekly empty, refill and clean so essential to your Portable Toilet Hire?

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Advice
November 1, 2022
Can Males and Females Use The Same Toilets On Construction Sites?

As an employer or facilities hirer, what Portable toilets do you need to offer to ensure you are providing what’s needed for your work force?

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D-tox News
November 1, 2022
We send proof of your delivery directly to your inbox.

D-tox uses an online system that streamlines your delivery / service / pickup using electronic time stamping, hands free job sign offs, photographic evidence, and remote customer portal access on “BigChange”. Always know when your portable toilet, welfare unit or septic has been emptied regardless of whether you are on site or elsewhere.

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D-tox News
October 13, 2022
Thumbs (and Paws) up for Aldridge Dog Fest

D-tox proudly supported Aldridge Acres, a secure dog walking field when it opened it’s gates for a charity event in September. The event proved to be a huge success, despite it being the group’s first charity venture.

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D-tox News
October 6, 2022
Planning and Delivery - The Hi Tech Approach to Savvy Logistics

Our Software driven logistics ensure efficiencies and fuel savings in our sanitation services.

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Advice
October 4, 2022
4 Benefits To Hiring Hot Wash Toilets

Having hot or warm running water encourages more frequent hand-washing, providing better sanitisation and bacteria removal than just using cold water. For any construction site, hot water access with space for washing up to the elbow is crucial.

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Advice
October 3, 2022
What Happens When A Toilet Tips Over?

If you are unfortunate enough to have had a toilet onsite tip over due to high winds or any other issues then this blog should give you an idea of how to proceed.

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Advice
September 6, 2022
What You Need To know About Non Potable Water Delivery

If you need non potable water at a location where mains connection isn’t available,. you'll have questions about storage, amounts, accessibility, refills and costs. We’ll break this down for you...

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Events
September 6, 2022
Autumn Events - Portable Toilet Hire for Cooler Days

Autumn days won't stop us hardened Brits holding events outside - you can hire all your sanitation needs such as loos and hand sanitiser dispensers from D-tox.

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D-tox News
September 5, 2022
Prioritise Quality In Your Portable Toilets Hire.

We go to great lengths to ensure all our toilet stock is clean, damage free and fit for purpose. We have dedicated yard staff whose sole responsibility is to clean and repair our toilets.

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D-tox News
September 5, 2022
Meet the D-tox Team - Neil

Meet our service driver Neil who has been with D-tox since September 2021

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D-tox News
August 1, 2022
Meet the D-tox Team - Adam

We're a small dedicated team here at D-tox - meet Adam

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Advice
August 1, 2022
Does your toilet supplier service your toilet during bank holidays?

Do you get a portable toilet service during bank holidays? This is what we've done to overcome the bank holiday servicing problem.

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Advice
August 1, 2022
What are waste transfer notes? Why should you get one?

A waste transfer note (WTN) is a document describing the transfer of waste from one person or company to another. It is your legal responsibility to make sure every load of waste you receive or pass to others is covered by a WTN.

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Industry
July 15, 2022
Portable Toilet Hire Cost & Prices In 2023 | D-tox

Looking To Hire Portable Toilets But Wondering How Much It's Going To Cost? Wonder No More.

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Advice
July 4, 2022
Why you shouldn't put off that visit to the portable toilet

It’s easy to think that by cutting your water intake and reducing your toilet visits you are saving yourself time. Don’t put off that trip to the portaloo or urinal, your body will thank you in the long run, here's why.

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Advice
June 2, 2022
5 Questions Answered About Non-Potable Water

Find out what non potable water be used for, and how it can save you time and money.

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Advice
June 2, 2022
Do You Poop Correctly?

When you're away from home, going to the toilet can be a worry so here how best to make the best of visiting a portable toilet.

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Advice
May 3, 2022
Clean Hands - A Recipe for Good Health

How soap destroys bacteria - the benefits of using soap and water with our two person sink.

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Advice
May 3, 2022
5 Things You Should Know About Water Bowsers

The versatile, resilient and cost effective water container - the Water Bowser or IBC as it is sometimes called...

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Advice
April 6, 2022
Can you use bleach in a portable toilet?

Is it safe to use bleach in a chemical toilet? We give you the low down.

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D-tox News
April 4, 2022
Meet the Team - Tanker Driver, Ade.

Meet Ade, a five year veteran of D-tox, who drives a 26 tonne HGV on his rounds through the greater Midlands area. Never without his sunglasses even on a dull day, he is a tanker driver who is known for always getting the job done.

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D-tox News
March 21, 2022
Clocks go forward Sunday 26th March 2023

It's the start of British Summer Time

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D-tox News
February 2, 2022
Meet our Driver Rocky

Meet the D-tox portable toilet service driver who loves his job and the sense of freedom it brings

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Advice
January 5, 2022
4 Signs You Need To Service Your Portable Toilet

Need extra servicing for your portable toilet or just the odd empty? Check out our simple guide to knowing when to book in your service.

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Advice
October 21, 2021
Best Practices for Easy Hand Hygiene

Ensure your construction site is keeping up with best practices when it comes to hand hygiene.

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Advice
September 15, 2021
What's included in a weekly toilet Service?

Our helpful guide will spell out what’s included in your portable toilet service and what you can expect from D-tox.

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Advice
August 10, 2021
Portable Toilet Servicing: Are yours accessible?

Ensure your portable toilets can get serviced every time with our handy tips!

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Advice
June 28, 2021
Septic Tank Not Draining? 10 Things To Do Right Now

Septic tank not draining? Here's 8 things you need to do.

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Advice
April 28, 2021
How Much Does Septic Tank Emptying Cost?

Wondering how much it's going to cost to get your septic tank emptied? Read this.

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Advice
April 1, 2021
What To Do If Your Septic Tank Overflows

We hope it never happens but if your septic tank does overflow, here's what you need to do.

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Events
March 11, 2020
Portable Toilet Hire For Weddings [Costs & Guide]

Thinking of hiring portable toilets for your wedding? Here's everything you need to know!

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Industry
March 11, 2020
11 Common Septic Tank Problems & How To Fix Them

There are some problem commons when you own a septic, here are the top 11 and what you can do about them.

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Events
February 13, 2020
Hiring A Portable Toilet For A Party? [Options & Prices]

Thinking about hiring a portable toilet for a party? Wondering how much it costs? We break down your options and costs

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Industry
February 5, 2020
What Is A Cesspit?

Find out exactly what a cesspit is and how one works.

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Industry
January 14, 2020
7 Signs Your Septic Tank Is Full & Needs Emptying

Own a septic tank? Keep an eye out for these 7 signs to know when you may need it emptied!

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Industry
December 27, 2019
Portable Toilet Sizes & Dimensions Explained

All you need to know about portable toilet dimensions is right here.

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Industry
December 14, 2019
How Often Should You Empty Your Septic Tank?

Use our handy chart to see how often your septic tank should be emptied. We also list some key signs to look out for.

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Industry
December 6, 2019
What the New 2020 Septic Tank Rules Mean for You

These new regulations come into force in January 2020. Read our blog to make sure you don't get caught out!

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Industry
November 28, 2019
What Chemicals are used in Portable Toilets?

Find out what chemicals are used in portable toilets in our latest blog

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Industry
November 13, 2019
What Is A Septic Tank & How Does It Work?

Wondering what a septic tank is and how it works? We break it all down step-by-step

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Industry
November 5, 2019
What Welfare Facilities Do Construction Sites Need

Providing welfare facilities is vitally important to the safe operation of a busy construction site.

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Industry
October 20, 2019
How Many Event Portable Toilets Per Person? [Solved]

Find Out How Many Portable Toilets Are Recommended Per Person At Your Event In Our Latest Blog.

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Industry
October 20, 2019
Should I Buy Or Hire A Portable Toilet?

Should You Buy Or Hire A Portable Toilet? This Blogs Explores When To Rent & When To Possibly Buy.

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Industry
October 20, 2019
The Best Way To Clean A Portable Toilet

We Break Down The Best Way To Clean A Portable Toilet Should You Every Need To Do It Yourself.

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Industry
October 18, 2019
How Do Portable Toilets Work?

Just How Exactly Do Portable Toilets Work? This Blog Explains All If You Really Want To Know.

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Industry
May 18, 2018
Single or multiple-unit hire

Seeking out space on-site for portable toilets since 1994

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Events
January 6, 2017
Why You Need Waste Tank Hire

Need temporary storage of effluent or waste water? Hire a waste tank.

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Industry
September 26, 2016
Are you using a registered waste carrier?

Emptying sewage tanks may not be sexy but using an cowboy company could land you in trouble. D-tox are fully licenced.

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New Products
June 24, 2016
Event organisers – Do you want to cut the queues to the loos?

Long lines of people waiting to use a bank of portable toilets is a familiar Summer sight. But there is a solution.

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