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Are you a teacher and looking for training materials?

Our School Activity Collection assembles various activities on the vital topics of WASH, energy conservation, biodiversity and waste management.

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Fernandez Curutchet, M., Hock, D., Dabbah, F. (2018)

Alternativas y dimensiones de sistemas de saneamiento seco en formato gráfico
Ejemplos gráficos

El programa de Tecnologías Sustentables promueve la difusión, capacitación, legislación e implementación de los sistemas de saneamiento descentralizados domiciliarios y municipales donde incluimos a los sistemas de saneamiento seco.
Con asistencia gráfica y editorial de los estudiantes del último año de la escuela secundaria San Antonio de Padua de Jose Leon Suares, Buenos Aires, …

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ARTE TV (2014)

Urine use in China as fertiliser for apple trees (Scott Chen)
from documentary Urine Superpowers

ARTE aired the Urine Superpowers in Germany and France on 14 November 2014

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Various Authors (2007)

International Conference on Sustainable Sanitation in Dongsheng, China
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Project implementers, practitioners and researchers within the areas of urban and rural ecological and sustainable sanitation, organic waste management and agricultural reuse participated in the International Conference on Sustainable Sanitation on 26-29 August 2007 in Dongsheng, China in order to share experiences and best practices. The presentations of this conference are available as PDF on …

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Various Authors (2007)

Water and Food Security for Latin America International Conference in Fortaleza, Brazil
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The International Conference on Sustainable Sanitation "Water and Food Security for Latin America" was organized by Ecosanlac and the Federal University of Ceará with support of the IWA specialist group. It took place from 26-29 November 2007 in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil and became a very successful event and exceeded the expectations of the organizers.

During four days, more than 200 local …

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Various Authors (2008)

Seminar on Food Security on World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden
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Convenors: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), German Agency for Technical Cooperation (GTZ), International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), International Centre for Soil Fertility and Agricultural Development (IFDC), International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), United …

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Various Authors (2008)

IWA World Water Congress in Vienna, Austria
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IWA World Water Congress and Exhibition took place from 7.-12. September 2008 at the Austria Centre in Vienna. It brought together about 4.500 international water / wastewater professionals and visitors, who discussed the latest developments in sustainable water and wastewater management and offered the possibility to exchange knowledge.

In addition to over 1000 papers presented, a number of …

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Various Authors (2008)

NETSSAF International Conference in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Conference materials (in English and French)

The International Conference titled "Pathways towards Sustainable Sanitation in Africa" constitutes the most relevant event held under the project NETSSAF "Network for the development of Sustainable Sanitation in Africa", a Coordination Action supported by the European Union under the Sixth Framework Programme (FP6). A well prepared team organised this event successfully which was celebrated in …

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SEI (2014)

5th SEI Webinar: Resource recovery and reuse - Introduction

"Resource recovery and reuse" - a discussion with three Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grantees. Hosted by: Stockholm Environment Institute and the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) on 21 January 2014. This webinar has been recorded in 4 parts. See links below for Part 2-4.

The three papers given were as follows (see separate video clips):
1) VUNA - Valorisation of Urine Nutrients in …

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Various Authors (2012)

NASS-Tage
within SANIRESCH Project

A conference in cooperation between DWA and BMBF with the title "New water infrastructure concepts for urban planning" took place at the headquarters of the GIZ in Eschborn from 6 to 7 November, 2012. The conference language was German.

The first day of the conference the results of the SANIRESCH project were presented. The second day was devoted to sessions regarding "Integration of …

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Various Authors (2012)

Agricultural production / Legal situation
within SANIRESCH Project

This component dealt with the agricultural use of urine and MAP (struvite) as fertiliser as well as the related legal aspects.

The component was led by the University of Bonn.

Here you can find the results of the project component "Agricultural production / Legal situation" that has been presented at the DWA conference "NASS-Tage" and the factsheet gives you a short overview about the main …

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Various Authors (2012)

Quality of the products / Storage of urine
within SANIRESCH Project

A central aim of the measures for nutrient recovery from wastewater streams is to guarantee the best possible separation between valuable substances and pollutants. It is necessary to ensure a high-quality application of the nutrients. The pollutant concentrations in the recycled products are ideally not higher than the range of the concentrations in mineral fertilisers. This aspect will be …

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Various Authors (2010)

Operation and monitoring
within SANIRESCH Project

The measures regarding operation consisted of the steering, control and monitoring of the treatment plants by remote monitoring; the elimination of disturbances and breakdowns; regular inspection and maintenance; refilling of consumables. Furthermore, the relevant basic parameters were analysed in urine, brownwater and greywater to gain further information on the characteristics of the wastewater …

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Various Authors (2010)

Plant technology
within SANIRESCH Project

The lead of this component was HUBER SE.

The treatment lants were deinstalled at the end of the project in December 2012.
Pictures of the deinstallation are available at the SuSanA Flickr album.

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Nordin, A., Nyberg, K., Vinneras, B. (2009)

Inactivation of Ascaris Eggs in Source-Separated Urine and Feces by Ammonia at Ambient Temperatures

Sustainable management of toilet waste must prevent disease transmission but allow reuse of plant nutrients. Inactivation of uterus-derived Ascaris suum eggs was studied in relation to ammonia in source-separated urine without additives and in human feces to which urea had been added, in order to evaluate ammonia-based sanitation for production of safe fertilizers from human excreta. Urine was …

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Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (2014)

Chuck Henry: Earth Auger: Urine diverting dry toilet (Critical Practices LLC, Ecuador), Part 2

The goal of this project was to develop several prototypes of a mechanised, pedal-operated, low-cost, easy-to-use, odourless urine-diverting dry toilet (UDDT).

Chuck was interviewed by Elisabeth von Muench on 22 March 2014 at Taj Palace Hotel in Delhi, India. Filmed by Arno Rosemarin (SEI) during the "Reinvent the Toilet Fair".

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Jha, P. K. (2014)

Bio-gas yields from Toilet Linked Biogas Plants in Nausari / Valsad District, Gujarat, India

Biogas from cow dung with or without toilet linkage is in practice for over 3 decades in India. It
is supported by the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, Government of India and State
Governments. However, the toilet linked biogas plant programme could not get required momentum, even
though it has several advantages.
To overcome the problem, the additional economic importance / advantages of …

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WASTE Netherlands, IFS (2017)

Beyond development aid: Sanitation financing & revenue models in reuse (human) waste
Conference Proceedings

The Institute for Fiscal Studies, in collaboration with WASTE, organized the conference “Beyond Development Aid: Sanitation Financing & Revenue Models in Reuse (human) Waste” in The Hague, Netherlands, the 15th of May 2017.
This conference brought together from different parts of the world; academics, practicioners and policymakers with the aim to generate knowledge regarding sanitation …

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Ministerio de Salud de la Argentina (2017)

Directrices sanitarias para baños secos (in Spanish)
Sanitary guidelines for dry toilets

Establecer pautas sanitarias de calidad, comunes para todo el país, para el uso adecuado de baños secos con separación de orina a fin de prevenir riesgos.

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Hock, D. (2015)

Sistemas de Saneamiento Seco con Separación de Orina (Baño Seco) - Hoja Informativa (in Spanish)
Dry Sanitation Systems with Urin Separation (Dry Bath)- Fact Sheet

Promover una alternativa válida de un sistema de saneamiento sustentable con separación de orina en zonas sin acceso directo a la cloaca y/o en zonas secas, alejadas, periurbanas o rurales que como máximo cuentan con un sistema básico rudimentario, como por ejemplo un pozo negro o una letrina

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Dabbah, F. / Escudero, H. / Fernandez Curutchet, M. / Hock, D. (2016)

Sistemas de Saneamiento Seco con Separación de Orina (Baño Seco) - Manual técnico (in Spanish)
Dry Sanitation Systems with Urin Separation (Dry Bath)- Technical Manual

El presente documento trata un sistema de saneamiento diseñado específicamente para el manejo de excrementos secos, llamado baño seco con separación de orina. Este es un sistema de saneamiento aplicable a cualquier tipo de instalación (hogareña, industrial, pública, comunitaria, etc.). Las pautas de diseño funcionales que lo componen son las siguientes: separación desde el origen de la …

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Simha, P., et al. (2017)

Farmer attitudes and perceptions to the re–use of fertiliser products from resource–oriented sanitation systems
The case of Vellore, South India

Abstract:
Relatively little research has been conducted to date on farmer attitudes towards the use of fertilisers from resource–oriented sanitation systems. This study employed a psycho–sociological approach to identify factors that encourage, or discourage, negative and positive attitudes to human waste recycling among farmers in southern India. A survey involving face–to–face …

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Various authors (2015)

The 5th International Dry Toilet Conference 2015
Conference materials

The Global Dry Toilet Association of Finland organizes an International Dry Toilet Conference every three years in Tampere, Finland. The 5th conference took place at the Tampere University of Applied Sciences on 19th to 22nd of August 2015. The theme was Dry Toilet Conference 2015 – Solutions. The conference is an excellent platform for all actors working with ecological sanitation to network …

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