How strong is a toilet?

Find out how much weight a wall-hung WC has to be able to bear according to EU rules and regulations by placing the different animals on the toilet.

Bear the load

The Geberit installation technology and ceramic appliances for wall-hung WCs are designed to withstand a load of 400 kilogrammes – the same weight as a bear – and tested to ensure they do so.


With a live weight of well over two tonnes, elephants are simply too heavy for a wall-hung WC.


Because domestic pigs weigh around the same as a heavyweight boxer, they pose no problems to a wall-hung WC from a statics perspective.