Explore chic & sustainable bathroom choices with SONAS this World Water Day

SONAS sustainable bathroom solutions can save up to 100,000 litres of water in your home every year. 

In celebration of World Water Day, March 22nd, SONAS have announced details of their new collection of sustainable bathroom products.  These water and energy saving bathroom products will be showcased at the permanent tsb Ideal Home Show and can save up to 100,000 litres of water per year*. This helps homeowners reduce water use and save money on energy, without compromising on user experience and performance.

With 45 years in bathrooms, SONAS’ philosophy is all about service. Their aim is to provide superior customer experience by offering quality bathroom products that are suitably designed for the Irish market. SONAS’ expert team carefully selects each range to provide the latest design trends with the performance required to meet the needs of modern busy lifestyles.

We are all more aware these days of our impact on the environment and seeking ways to be more eco friendly in our homes. Water and energy are scarce and precious recourses, so we must start re-evaluating our energy and water usage.

Bathrooms use almost 50% of all water in the house, according to research by DCU Water**. How can you select bathroom products that reduce consumption and contribute to a more sustainable lifestyle? SONAS are here to inspire you!

If you want an eco friendly bathroom with environmental friendly products, you will be delighted to know that SONAS Bathrooms has plenty of products to help you reduce your water and energy consumption, without compromising on style and performance.

Ger Fahy, Chief Commercial Officer of SONAS said “Water is our most precious resource.  Almost 70% of household consumption is associated with bathing and washing functions (The Water Forum, 2022). Sustainability is a core value for SONAS Bathrooms and something we are working hard to integrate into our product offering. With our new range of SONAS water-saving products, your households bathroom water consumption can be reduced by up to 50% or 100,000 litres of water*”

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ALITA Tap in Nickel with 5 litre per minute flow restrictor

As a member of the Unified Water Label, SONAS are committed to offering a wide range of water saving bathroom products. Newly launched sustainable SONAS ranges, include the ALITA basin mixers and showers, and the PEÑA and VIA low flush toilets. All of these have achieved the top Green Band certification by the Unified Water Label.

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ALITA Shower in black: with the 6 litre/min flow restrictor.

Water Saving Solutions 

You can now reduce your shower water consumption without reducing your time in the shower. The average shower uses 12 litres of water per minute but SONAS Alita exposed showers are supplied with optional 6 litre per minute flow restrictors halving the amount of water used during a shower. 

Unlike traditional basin mixers, the new Alita and Luta taps have pre-fitted aerators. This is a small part that produces a gentle, air infused splash-free water flow. When integrated into the spout this technology reduces your water usage by up to 58%, saving water every time you turn the tap on.

New SONAS PEÑA and VIA water-saving toilets are engineered to use less water than regular 6/4 litre flush toilets. These low volume dual flush toilets are operating on 4/2.6L of water. 

SONAS products used to reduce bathroom water consumption by 100,000 litres include: 

  • PEÑA and VIA Toilets: 4/2.6 l/low flush
  • ALITA or LUTA Taps: 5 litre/min flow restrictor 
  • LOTUS 1700×700 Bath: 135 litre capacity
  • ALITA Shower: with the 6 litre/min flow restrictor. This is available in the ALITA Rain and Bar Valve Kits

Meet SONAS Bathroom representative’s in-person at stand N12 on Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd of April, at the permanent tsb Ideal Home Show, in the RDS Simmonscourt, Dublin.

About SONAS Bathrooms:

SONAS Bathrooms are Irelands leading bathroom brand and largest supplier of bathroom products and have recently expanded to the UK. A successful Irish company for 45 years, the SONAS range of long-lasting, stylish and sustainable bathroom products offers new possibilities for both domestic and commercial bathrooms. Operating from a state of the art 135,000 sq. ft. distribution centre in Dublin15, the company employs almost 100 staff across sales, warehousing, administration, technical support and finance functions. SONAS is a manufacturer and wholesale distributor supplying over 400 of Ireland’s builders’ merchants, bathroom showrooms and retailers. For more see www.sonasbathrooms.com

*Water saving calculations based on 4 users in a home with 3 bathrooms. Full breakdown available. This uses methodology from https://watercalculator.uk/calculator/ 

** https://dcuwater.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Water-A-Resource-Less-Valued.pdf 

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