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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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Improved Sanitation Devices Bring Better Hygiene to Sub-Saharan Africa

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 th

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SaTo Stories: Safe Sanitation Brought to Kenyan School

SaTo Stories: Safe Sanitation Brought to Kenyan School

Each year, children miss 443 million school days due to illnesses caused by poor sanitation. Among them was 11-year old Christine from Nairobi, Kenya.&nbs

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American Standard Engineers Share Insights from Fact-Finding Gates Foundation Mission

American Standard Engineers Share Insights from Fact-Finding Gates Foundation Mission

In August 2012, American Standard had the honor of showcasing one of its latest innovations at the Reinvent the Toilet Fair, hosted by the Bill and Melinda Ga

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Reinvent The Toilet Fair: A Vision for the Future of Sanitation

Reinvent The Toilet Fair: A Vision for the Future of Sanitation

No innovation has done more to raise the standards for health than safe sanitation, yet 2.6 Billion people don't yet have a safe and affordable way to, we

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Interview with Daigo Ishiyama: Gates Project in Bangladesh

Interview with Daigo Ishiyama: Gates Project in Bangladesh

Daigo Ishiyama, Engineer and Industrial Designer, speaks about how his expertise in designing some of the world's leading toilets lead to being chosen for

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Improved Sanitation Devices Bring Better Hygiene to Sub-Saharan Africa

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.

Read More

Eunus Family Photo

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 th

Read More

SaTo Stories: Village Elder Welcomes SaTo Toilet Pan to Community

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

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Improved Sanitation Devices Bring Better Hygiene to Sub-Saharan Africa

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.

Read More

Eunus Family Photo

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 th

Read More

SaTo Stories: Safe Sanitation Brought to Kenyan School

SaTo Stories: Safe Sanitation Brought to Kenyan School

Each year, children miss 443 million school days due to illnesses caused by poor sanitation. Among them was 11-year old Christine from Nairobi, Kenya.&nbs

Read More