Tricia’s snippets 2017-01-16

A bit of catching up to do after the Christmas break! This edition takes us to the end of November 2016.

PPCP’s Are Turning Our Water Into Chemical Soup

Studies undertaken in several countries have detected a wide range of pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCP’s) in surface water, groundwater, and even drinking water systems. The levels of these chemicals appear to be relatively low, however, due to their reactive nature, continual presence in the environment, and unknown effects on both humans and aquatic ecosystems, concern is rising among researchers and health agencies.

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From Sanitation Updates:

Eight ways to make innovation work for water and sanitation

Posted: 29 Nov 2016 07:18 AM PST

A guide to developing reuse and recycling technologies

Gates Foundation – Three Ways to Improve Child Health

An Annotated Bibliography on Shared Sanitation – November 28, 2016

USAID Announces Partnership with Toilet Board Coalition

Sanitation projects will go down the toilet unless we ask people what they really want

Posted: 28 Nov 2016

World Biogas Association Poised to Take a Bite Out of Climate Change.

Posted: 23 Nov 2016 10:02 AM PST

RB, USAID and EY launch Hygiene Index on World Toilet Day

Posted: 23 Nov 2016 09:30 AM PST

Senior Project Manager – Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA), SEI Africa Centre

Posted: 22 Nov 2016 08:22 AM PST

Crappy water and the science of sanitation

Posted: 22 Nov 2016 07:50 AM PST


Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for sustainable Neglected Tropical Disease control

Oxfam – Webinar: Tiger worms 4U

PLoS journals launch WASH collection

Diarrhea 101: Time To Talk About Something We Don’t Usually Talk About

Posted: 21 Nov 2016

November 19 – World Toilet Day 2016

Posted: 18 Nov 2016 08:37 AM PST

Cheryl Hicks On World Toilet Day – Global Waters Radio

Domestic Livestock and Public Health / Animales Domésticos Y Salud Pública

Posted: 17 Nov 2016

Webinar: Technology Applicability Framework (TAF) in Water and Sanitation

Posted: 15 Nov 2016 06:33 AM PST

Household survey: hygiene and sanitation behavior as well as willingness to pay in rural Senegal

Indian Company Protoprint Transforms Waste into 3D Printing Filament for Commercial Use

UC Davis Researchers Streamline Fertilizer Production

Recently published sanitation research

Posted: 14 Nov 2016

SuSanA webinar: Improving Wikipedia’s sanitation content for online or offline use – Thurs 24 Nov, 9:00 am CET (Stockholm time)

Posted: 10 Nov 2016 02:44 PM PST

2016 National Water Research Institute Clarke Prize Award

Posted: 10 Nov 2016 11:10 AM PST

SID DC meeting – Urban Sanitation: Meeting the SDGs for Universal Access by 2030

Posted: 10 Nov 2016 10:29 AM PST

USAID; IUCN – Viet Nam: Ha Long Bay boat waste collection and treatment

Posted: 10 Nov 2016 08:17 AM PST

Standard For Decentralised Faecal Sludge Treatment In Developing Countries

Posted: 10 Nov 2016 07:52 AM PST

Live Q&A: What is the future of innovation for water and sanitation?

Posted: 10 Nov 2016 06:14 AM PST

From email alerts with sanitation in the title:



ISSN 0048-9697

VOL 569; (2016)


ISSN 0920-4741

VOL 30; NUMB 13 (2016)

Water international

ISSN 0250-8060

VOL 41; NUMB 7 (2016)


ISSN 0043-1354

VOL 103; (2016)

International journal of water resources development

ISSN 0790-0627

VOL 29; NUMB 3 (2013)

International journal of water resources development

ISSN 0790-0627

VOL 29; NUMB 4 (2013)

International journal of water resources development

ISSN 0790-0627

VOL 31; NUMB 2 (2015)

International journal of water resources development

ISSN 0790-0627

VOL 31; NUMB 3 (2015)