1. 01/01/1988 This easily-operated washing machine can be built by a good carpenter from materials easily found in most countries. It is easy on clothes, effective, and sanitary. The machine, which can take 3-kilogram (6-pound) load of clothes, can be shared by several families. Clothes will last much longer...
  2. 01/01/2018 *Available as Download Only This Special Issue focuses on recent research on the important emerging and neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) in South and South East Asia and Northern Australia. This region stretches from Afghanistan in the west to Papua New Guinea in the east, and includes the...
  3. 01/01/1956 The purpose of this monographis to present methods and processes by which organic waste materials, which constitute a health hazard and a source of disease communication, may be treated for sanitary disposal and utilization in agriculture. These important objectives-sanitary treatment for the...
  4. Included in this notebook are articles on basic sanitation, and theconstruction of different disposal systems.
  5. Ressource principale
    01/01/2001 L’accès à l’eau potable est encore aujourd’hui un des plus grands défis mondiaux. Le filtre BioSand est une technologie disponible pour purifier l’eau à la maison. Il filtre l’eau contaminée à l’aide d’un film biologique naturel et de couches de sable, de cailloux et de pierres. Le filtre BioSand...
  6. This manual is intended both for professionally trained project engineers and scientists and for technicians and field workers who are familiar with the geographical and cultural conditions of the project areas to which they are assigned.The reason for this emphasis is clear: it is upon the...
  7. 14/04/2020 Cet article explique la pertinence d'une technologie d'assainissement simple (le Tippy Tap) dans la mise en œuvre des recommandations des autorités sanitaires au sujet des maladies épidémiques. Il dispose d’aussi d’une liste de documents complémentaires, notamment des guides illustrés, pour...
  8. 14/04/2020 Cet article présente quelques suggestions sur des moyens de réponse face à une maladie hautement contagieuse dans la communauté. Les concepts ici utilisés font référence à la fois à des actions pratiques et à des mesures barrières de réduction des maladies, ainsi qu’à une communication...
  9. 20/01/2005 The Tippy Tap II (Lifewater International)is a modified design of the Tippy Tap that is easier to make and easy to use. The Tippy Tap II can be made from any container of about one to four litres capacity. A jug with a handle works best, but a Tippy Tap II can be made from any plastic container,...
  10. This document describes how to make a Tippy Tap, a simple handwashing device with running water. The Tippy Tap consists of a 5 liter container hanging on a horizontal stick. The container can be tipped by pulling a rope through the cap. The rope is attached to a stick lying on the ground, which...