Dubovsky Е. A., Putko A. V., Yaremenko A. A.

THE FLUSHING VALVES AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO FLUSHING CISTERNS IN MULTI-APARTMENT BUILDINGS

The research is dedicated to the prospects of using flushing valves for sluicing toilets in residential and public buildings. The modes of operation of traditional
flushing cisterns of toilets and flushing valves have been searched. The possibility of
regulating the amount of water used and the ability to satisfy the aesthetic requirements for the interior of the premises has been analyzed. The impact of cisterns and
valves on the operation of other sanitary appliances of the same building water supply
system has been evaluated. Recommendations has been formulated on the selection of
appropriate devices when designing buildings' internal water supply systems.

Keywords: flushing cistern, flushing valve., toilet bowl, смывной бачок, смывной кран., унитаз