Earth Overshoot day 2019 falls on July 29, the earliest it has ever been. We would need 1.75 Earths to accommodate our current consumption levels.
The third edition of the annual summit took place on 27 and 28 June around the theme: «How African women engage the world and create a new paradigm».
Biogas plants have been used for decades to treat sewage sludge and increasingly used to treat faecal sludge. This process stabilizes, sanitize and reduces sludge volume while producing a valuable biogas.
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Planted drying beds or planted dewatering beds are a specific treatment process for sewage sludge and are increasingly used to treat faecal sludge.
Sludge are dewatered and mineralized thanks to several mechanical, physical and biological processes.
Wastewater reuse or water recycling is is the use of treated wastewater (or untreated wastewater) for a beneficial purpose.
WHO and UN gives indicators about sanitation worldwide. The figures are alarming.
In the sub-Saharan Africa region, more than 65% of households are not connected to a sewer system.
Faecal sludge are residues extracted from onsite or decentralized sanitation systems (various type of latrines and septic tanks).