PATH’s Safe Water Project is exploring the potential for commercial enterprises to reach low-income populations with household water treatment and storage devices. This document describes the household water treatment and storage market and low-income user needs to guide current or potential manufacturers’ decisions about where it is most or least fruitful to try to increase end-user satisfaction.

Corporate author(s): PATH

Publication date: January 2011

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This publication is part of the series Safe water briefs

Related regions: Global

See also: Health technologies > Safe water

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Contact: PATH Publications
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