Updated 24 May, 2013, 7:53 pm IST
An Indian firm has won a grant of more than $450,000 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to make public toilets more accessible to the urban poor via the eco-friendly and hygienic "eToilet". India's Eram Scientific Solutions Private Limited was awarded the grant as part of the foundation's second round of Reinvent the Toilet Challenge grants totalling nearly $3.4 million.Foundation Co-chair Bill Gates announced the grants Tuesday along with the winners of the first round of Reinvent the Toilet Challenge-an effort to develop "next-generation" toilets that will deliver safe and sustainable sanitation to the 2.5 billion people worldwide who don't have it.
Indian firm gets grant
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