Dr Guenter Langergraber
BOKU University (Universität für Bodenkultur Wien) Institute of Sanitary Engineering Muthgasse 18
Tel: 43 1 47654 5814
Unesco-IHE, westvest 7, Delft
Tel: +31 15 2151767
see committee members here
Resources Oriented Sanitation(EcoSan)
This group focuses upon sanitation systems enabling nutrient reuse, mainly by source separation. The full range from high- over medium- to low-tech and from decentralised to centralised solutions is covered. "Resources-oriented sanitation" is understood in the same way as "sustainable sanitation" (such as defined by the Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA, www.susana.org) and "ecological sanitation", respectively.
The gorup has successfully Co-organized the 2nd IWA conference on "Sustainable Solutions for Small Water and Wastewater Treatment Systems (S2Small2011)" in Venice, Italy, 18-22 April 2011. The nex co-organized conference will be 12th Specialised Conference on Small Water and Wastewater Systems and 4th Specialised Conference on Resource Oriented Sanitation in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman from Nov. 2 to 4, 2014.
Group water wiki space
Please visit the group water wiki space for information and discussions relating to Resource Oriented Sanitation.