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Before the advent of the modern
Schedule A PORT-A-JON Delivery, TODAY! The modern toilet as we know it today, was developed in the mid-1800’s by John Crapper, hence the name crapper. Over the years, many other names have become synonymous with the toilet, such as
As sanitation has progressed, portable restroom solutions have evolved also. Names such as portable toilet, portable toilets, portable restrooms, bathroom, comfort station, lavatory, porta pot, porta potty,
As most tissue is now known as a KLEENEX, Waste Management Company developed the name Port-o-let. It became known nationally as a leading company of the portable toilet industry. BFI is another that is known nationwide. United Site Services started as a small regional company that is currently the largest national portable restroom operator in the USA. Several other names have large regional followings. Some are Biffs in the Midwest, Johnny on the Spot on the east coast, Honey Bucket on the west coast, and Port-A-Jon in the south. We want to salute these companies for their commitment to our Industry. Sanitation has and will continue to evolve in cleanliness, mobility and yes, even in names.