Learning from innovation in sanitation business models: prefabricated septic tank distribution in Chittagong

Themes: Faecal sludge management Innovation Market development Sanitation
Countries: Bangladesh

WSUP works on the front line of a challenging sector: not everything goes to plan when trying to innovate. This note details the development and testing of a business model in Chittagong (Bangladesh) that was found to be unviable. It is part of a series of reports emerging from a business-focused on-site sanitation programme funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.