Published in: 2018
Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Support Programme by Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bengaluru, India
Indian Institute for Human Settlements
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Tiruchirappalli is a partially sewered city and a vast majority of the households are dependent on on-site sanitation systems. The city is serviced by nearly 30 private desludging operators and few urban local body owned trucks. In-depth interviews with desludging operators were conducted to understand their business, operational practices and challenges. This report presents the findings from interviews with desludging operators along with the way forward.
TNUSSP (2018). Desludging Operators in Tiruchirappalli: An Overview. Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Support Programme by Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bengaluru, India
Asia & Pacific Faecal sludge treatment processes Practitioners Urban informal settlements (slums)
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