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South Africa, Gates Foundation to ‘reinvent the toilet’

Published on 28/03/2014

The South African government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have announced a R40-million partnership to develop toilets for rural and peri-urban communities that sanitise human waste, extract reusable water, energy and fertilizer, and operate completely "off the grid".