Inadequate sanitation infrastructure

Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Poor sewage systems
Inappropriate sanitation facilities
Undeveloped sanitation services
Improper sewage disposal
Overloaded sewage systems
Insanitary drainage facilities
Unsanitary toilet facilities

As an indication, the market for toilet cleaners in the UK in 1986 was £88 million.

50% of the sewage of Rio de Janeiro receives no treatment. This is not unusual, even in modern cities.

Related Problems:
Dysfunctional public utilities
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
04.01.2021 – 21:43 CET