Posts From June, 2014

Reference Group 

VESV and its partners have been working to develop a business model for the cost effective and safe collection and processing of fecal sludge (FS) from pit latrines. The overall aim is to produce safe, high quality fertilizer that is useful for farmers.

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Monday, June 30, 2014 12:04:00 PM

Managing Septage – from challenge to opportunity 

Improper septage management can become a significant burden on the environment and the water resources, which in turn can have a negative impact on human health. Having improved access to sanitation facilities is one of the significant objectives of the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). If excreta is not managed properly there is a high risk that it will pollute the water, threatening progress towards the MDG of providing access to safe drinking water.

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Thursday, June 05, 2014 3:52:00 PM