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Improved Sanitation Devices Bring Better Hygiene to Sub-Saharan Africa

Villagers in Sub-Saharan Africa face a dismal reality — nearly three-quarters of them do not have access to adequate sanitation to go to the bathroom.

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SaTo Toilet Pan Improves Life without Changing It
Inadequate sanitation is a daily reality in Bangladesh, often leading to disease and premature death, especially among children. The United Nations reports that lack of safe sanitation causes a ful
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SaTo Stories: Village Elder Welcomes SaTo Toilet Pan to Community
It's sunrise in Rajshahi, Bangladesh as Mozibor Rahman awakens. Rahman, a village elder, can normally expect a day filled with settling village disputes and keeping order.
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SaTo Stories: Sanitary Toilet Pan Brings a Breath of Fresh Air to Bangladesh
Summertime for 10-year old Rasel is hot, sticky ― and very smelly. In his native Bangladesh, the summer brings temperatures of over 90 degrees Fahrenheit, plus lots and lots of rain. Bu
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American Standard SaTo Latrine Flush For Good
SaTo Stories: Family Happy with No-Odor Latrine Using SaTo Pan
Recently, Akram and his family outfitted their existing open pit latrine with the American Standard SaTo hygienic latrine pan at his Rajshahi home, a city in western Bangladesh.
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