Construction of wastewater treatment plants

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Construction of wastewater treatment plants
Construction of wastewater treatment plants and associated sanitation services
SectorMost major industry classification systems use sources of revenue as their basis for classifying companies into specific sectors, subsectors and industries. In order to group like companies based on their sustainability-related risks and opportunities, SASB created the Sustainable Industry Classification System® (SICS®) and the classification of sectors, subsectors and industries in the SDG Investor Platform is based on SICS.
Waste Management
Business Model Description

Invest in the construction, operation and / or installation of wastewater treatment plants and the provision of accessible services associated with the management of wastewater and sanitary trucks in areas with high population density and industrial areas through:> Private investment in the construction, operation and / or management of small and medium-sized wastewater plants, and / or in the provision of services associated with industries and potentially other institutions> Mixed financing including private investments, potential subsidies and / or patient capital

Expected Impact

Reducing inequality in sanitation services access to rural and female population

Indicative ReturnDescribes the rate of growth an investment is expected to generate within the IOA. The indicative return is identified for the IOA by establishing its Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Return of Investment (ROI) or Gross Profit Margin (GPM).
> 25% (in IRR)
Investment TimeframeDescribes the time period in which the IOA will pay-back the invested resources. The estimate is based on asset expected lifetime as the IOA will start generating accumulated positive cash-flows.
Short Term (0–5 years)
Market SizeDescribes the value of potential addressable market of the IOA. The market size is identified for the IOA by establishing the value in USD, identifying the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) or providing a numeric unit critical to the IOA.
Every day, 2.9 million cubic meters of untreated wastewater are discharged into the Paraguay River
Direct ImpactDescribes the primary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Clean water and sanitation (SDG 6) Good health and well-being (SDG 3) No Poverty (SDG 1)
Indirect ImpactDescribes the secondary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure (SDG 9) Reduced Inequalities (SDG 10) Sustainable Cities and Communities (SDG 11)
Sector Sources
  • (I) (Ing. Alfredo Bordón et al., 2016) (II) (Undersecretary of State for Financial Administration et al., 2018) (III) (National Government, 2019) (IV) (United Nations, 2016) V ) (Cambridge University Press, 2020) (VI) (Ministry of Public Works and Communications & Inter-American Development Bank - IDB, 2013)
IOA Sources
  • (1) (Diego Fernández et al., 2010) (2) (Gobierno Nacional, 2019) (3) (Última Hora, 2020a) (4) (Correa Alayo & Vania Evelyn, 2017) (5) (Ñanduti, 2020) (6) (BANCO INTERNACIONAL DE RECONSTRUCCIÓN Y FOMENTO, 2011) (7) (Dirección General de Estadística, Encuestas y Censos, 2011) (8) (Gobierno Nacional, 2014) (9) (REDIEX & Ministerio de Industria y Comercio, 2019) (10) (Cambridge University Press, 2020) (11) (InfoNegocios, 2020) (12) (Diego Díaz, 2019) (13) (Génesis Water Tech, 2019) (14) (Ministerio de Industria y Comercio, 2019) (15) (Reunión sectorial, 2020) (16) (Secretaría del Ambiente, 2020) (17) (Dirección General de Estadística, Encuestas y Censos, 2019) (18) (Clara de Iturbe & Verónica Serafina, 2020) (19) (Ente Regulador de Servicios Sanitarios, s. f.) (20) (MDG Achievement Fund & Paraguay, 2010) (21) (Banco internacional de reconstrucción y fomento, 2011) (22) (Servicio Nacional de Saneamiento Ambiental, 2016) (23) (Jay P. Graham & Matthew L. Polizzotto, 2013) (24) (Hitzhusen, F., 2011) (25) (Inmobiliaria del Este, 2018) (26) (SISTEMA DE ALCANTARILLADO SANITARIO Y PLANTA DE TRATAMIENTO DE AGUAS RESIDUALES PARA LA CIUDAD DE HORQUETA) (27) (Agencia de Información Paraguaya, 2021) (28) (Roger Monte Domecq, 2006) (29) (Asociación Rural del Paraguay, 2017) (30) (BACN, s.f.) (31) (Código Penal de la República del Paraguay, 1997) (32) (ESSAP, s.f.) (33) (Worldometer, 2020)