There are many “solutions” offered by fellow campers, online forums, RV service technicians, and websites that claim they will eliminate RV toilet odors, but we know from talking to thousands of RVers that these solutions provide very little odor-zapping power. We want to help you unpack the misconceptions out there about RV toilet odors and the most effective ways to combat them.
At first glance, it seems really quite logical: if you need plenty of water in your RV’s holding tank to help facilitate the breakdown of waste and suppress odors, then plenty of urine ought to do the same thing, right? Actually, wrong! There are many reasons why urine is simply not a good substitute for water in your holding tank.