Department Sanitation, Water and Solid Waste for Development

Publications

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Sandec Publications 2022

Ward, B. J. (2022). Settling and dewatering of fecal sludge: building fundamental knowledge for improved global sanitation (Doctoral dissertation). ETH Zurich, Zurich, 206 p. , Institutional Repository
Shaw, K., Vogel, M., Andriessen, N., Hardeman, T., Dorea, C. C., & Strande, L. (2022). Towards globally relevant, small-footprint dewatering solutions: Optimal conditioner dose for highly variable blackwater from non-sewered sanitation. Journal of Environmental Management, 321, 115961 (11 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.115961, Institutional Repository
Sankara Narayan, A. (2022). Planning citywide inclusive sanitation. Mapping the paradigm shift in the Global and Indian context (Doctoral dissertation). doi:10.3929/ethz-b-000561822, Institutional Repository
Sam, S. B., Ward, B. J., Niederdorfer, R., Morgenroth, E., & Strande, L. (2022). Elucidating the role of extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) in dewaterability of fecal sludge from onsite sanitation systems, and changes during anaerobic storage. Water Research, 222, 118915 (12 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.watres.2022.118915, Institutional Repository
Heuel, M., Sandrock, C., Leiber, F., Mathys, A., Gold, M., Zurbrüegg, C., … Terranova, M. (2022). Black soldier fly larvae meal and fat as a replacement for soybeans in organic broiler diets: effects on performance, body N retention, carcase and meat quality. British Poultry Science. doi:10.1080/00071668.2022.2053067, Institutional Repository
Mitra, A., Narayan, A. S., & Lüthi, C. (2022). Sanitation potpourri: criteria for planning mix of sanitation systems for citywide inclusive sanitation. Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science. doi:10.1177/23998083221091568, Institutional Repository
Meierhofer, R., Tomberge, V. M. J., Inauen, J., & Shrestha, A. (2022). Water carrying in hills of Nepal-associations with women’s musculoskeletal disorders, uterine prolapse, and spontaneous abortions. PLoS One, 17(6), e0269926 (23 pp.). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0269926, Institutional Repository
Wainaina, G. K., Truffer, B., & Lüthi, C. (2022). The role of institutional logics during participation in urban processes and projects: insights from a comparative analysis of upgrading fifteen informal settlements in Kenya. Cities, 128, 103799 (12 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.cities.2022.103799, Institutional Repository
Ambuehl, B., Kunwar, B. M., Schertenleib, A., Marks, S. J., & Inauen, J. (2022). Can participation promote psychological ownership of a shared resource? An intervention study of community-based safe water infrastructure. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 81, 101818 (11 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.jenvp.2022.101818, Institutional Repository
Eliyan, C., McConville, J. R., Zurbrügg, C., Koottatep, T., Sothea, K., & Vinnerås, B. (2022). Generation and management of faecal sludge quantities and potential for resource recovery in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 10, 869009 (12 pp.). doi:10.3389/fenvs.2022.869009, Institutional Repository
Saker, A., Pedraza, A. B., & Narayan, A. S. (2022). Regulating citywide inclusive sanitation (CWIS) in Colombia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(9), 5669 (21 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph19095669, Institutional Repository
Gold, M., Fowles, T., Fernandez-Bayo, J. D., Palma Miner, L., Zurbrügg, C., Nansen, C., … Mathys, A. (2022). Effects of rearing system and microbial inoculation on black soldier fly larvae growth and microbiota when reared on agri-food by-products. Journal of Insects as Food and Feed, 8(2), 113-127. doi:10.3920/JIFF2021.0038, Institutional Repository
Peter, M., Misev, V., Schelbert, V., Lüthi, C., Panesar, A., Schlenk, J. C., … Semiyaga, S. (2022). Handwashing facilities. Overview and decision support tool with case studies from Uganda. Bonn; Dübendorf: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH; Eawag. , Institutional Repository
Bänziger, C., Schertenleib, A., Kunwar, B. M., Bhatta, M. R., & Marks, S. J. (2022). Assessing microbial water quality, users' perceptions and system functionality following a combined water safety intervention in rural Nepal. Frontiers in Water, 3, 750802 (14 pp.). doi:10.3389/frwa.2021.750802, Institutional Repository
Peguero, D. A., Gold, M., Vandeweyer, D., Zurbrügg, C., & Mathys, A. (2022). A review of pretreatment methods to improve agri-food waste bioconversion by black soldier fly larvae. Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems, 5, 745894 (9 pp.). doi:10.3389/fsufs.2021.745894, Institutional Repository
Eliyan, C., Vinnerås, B., Zurbrügg, C., Koottatep, T., Sothea, K., & McConville, J. (2022). Factors influencing physicochemical characteristics of faecal sludge in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 12(1), 129-140. doi:10.2166/washdev.2021.193, Institutional Repository
Tomberge, V. M. J., Shrestha, A., Meierhofer, R., & Inauen, J. (2022). Understanding safe water-carrying practices during pregnancy and postpartum: a mixed-methods study in Nepal. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, 14(2), 691-711. doi:10.1111/aphw.12325, Institutional Repository
Meili, D., Schelbert, V., Alam, M. U., Antwi-Agyei, P., Simiyu, S., Adjei, K. A., … Günther, I. (2022). Indicators for sanitation quality in low-income urban settlements: evidence from Kenya, Ghana, and Bangladesh. Social Indicators Research, 162, 683-720. doi:10.1007/s11205-021-02855-9, Institutional Repository
Yeo, D., Dongo, K., Angoua, E. L. E., Mertenat, A., Lüssenhop, P., Zurbrügg, C., & Körner, I. (2022). Combining multi-criteria decision analysis with GIS approaches for decentralized organic wastes composting plants site selection in Tiassalé, Southern Côte d'Ivoire. Waste Management and Research, 40(6), 706-720. doi:10.1177/0734242X211038173, Institutional Repository
Rhodes-Dicker, L., Ward, B. J., Mwalugongo, W., & Stradley, L. (2022). Permeable membrane dewatering of faecal sludge from pit latrines at a transfer station in Nairobi, Kenya. Environmental Technology, 43(14), 2218-2229. doi:10.1080/09593330.2020.1870573, Institutional Repository

Sandec Publications 2021

Velkushanova, K., & Strande, L. (2021). Faecal sludge properties and considerations for characterisation. In K. Velkushanova, L. Strande, M. Ronteltap, T. Koottatep, D. Brdjanovic, & C. Buckley (Eds.), Methods for faecal sludge analysis (pp. 15-54). London: IWA Publishing. , Institutional Repository
Velkushanova, K., Reddy, M., Zikalala, T., Gumbi, B., Archer, C., Ward, B. J., … Strande, L. (2021). Laboratory procedures and methods for characterisation of faecal sludge. In K. Velkushanova, L. Strande, M. Ronteltap, T. Koottatep, D. Brdjanovic, & C. Buckley (Eds.), Methods for faecal sludge analysis (pp. 235-395). London: IWA Publishing. , Institutional Repository
Vinti, G., Bauza, V., Clasen, T., Medlicott, K., Tudor, T., Zurbrügg, C., & Vaccari, M. (2021). Municipal solid waste management and adverse health outcomes: a systematic review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(8), 4331 (26 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph18084331, Institutional Repository
Ward, B. J., Septien, S., Ronteltap, M., & Strande, L. (2021). Experimental design for the development, transfer, scaling‐up, and optimisation of treatment technologies: case studies of dewatering and drying. In K. Velkushanova, L. Strande, M. Ronteltap, T. Koottatep, D. Brdjanovic, & C. Buckley (Eds.), Methods for faecal sludge analysis (pp. 85-114). London: IWA Publishing. , Institutional Repository
Ward, B. J., Andriessen, N., Tembo, J. M., Kabika, J., Grau, M., Scheidegger, A., … Strande, L. (2021). Predictive models using "cheap and easy" field measurements: can they fill a gap in planning, monitoring, and implementing fecal sludge management solutions?. Water Research, 196, 116997 (12 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.watres.2021.116997, Institutional Repository
Ward, B. J., Allen, J., Escamilla, A., Sivick, D., Sun, B., Yu, K., … Strande, L. (2021). Sludge snap: a machine learning approach to fecal sludge characterization in the field. In Equitable and sustainable WASH services: future challenges in a rapidly changing world. Proceedings of the 42nd WEDC international conference (p. 3307 (2 pp.). Retrieved from https://hdl.handle.net/2134/16866394.v1, Institutional Repository
Yesaya, M., & Tilley, E. (2021). Sludge bomb: the impending sludge emptying and treatment crisis in Blantyre, Malawi. Journal of Environmental Management, 277, 111474 (7 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.111474, Institutional Repository
Velkushanova, K., Strande, L., Ronteltap, M., Koottatep, T., Brdjanovic, D., & Buckley, C. (Eds.). (2021). Methods for faecal sludge analysis. doi:10.2166/9781780409122, Institutional Repository

Sandec Publications 2020

Nadimpalli, M. L., Marks, S. J., Montealegre, M. C., Gilman, R. H., Pajuelo, M. J., Saito, M., … Pickering, A. J. (2020). Urban informal settlements as hotspots of antimicrobial resistance and the need to curb environmental transmission. Nature Microbiology, 5(6), 787-795. doi:10.1038/s41564-020-0722-0, Institutional Repository
Narayan, A. S., Fischer, M., & Lüthi, C. (2020). Social network analysis for water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH): application in governance of decentralized wastewater treatment in India using a novel validation methodology. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 7, 198 (18 pp.). doi:10.3389/fenvs.2019.00198, Institutional Repository
Narayan, A. S., & Lüthi, C. (2020). Solving urban sanitation - sustainably and equitably. World Water, 43(4), 18-21. , Institutional Repository
Nguyen-Viet, H., Nguyen, V., Pham-Duc, P., Vu Anh, L., Dac Cam, P., Tanner, M., … Zinsstag, J. (2020). Développement des moyens de recherche institutionnelle pour des approches intégrées dans les pays en développement: un exemple tiré du Vietnam. In J. Zinsstag, E. Schelling, D. Waltner-Toews, M. A. Whittaker, & M. Tanner (Eds.), One health, une seule santé. Theorie et practique des approaches intégrées de la santé (pp. 441-451). Retrieved from https://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/39946, Institutional Repository
Nguyen-Viet, H., Pham-Duc, P., Nguyen, V., Tanner, M., Odermatt, P., Vu-Van, T., … Zinsstag, J. (2020). Une perspective One Health pour l'assainissement humain et animal intégré et le recyclage des nutriments. In J. Zinsstag, E. Schelling, D. Waltner-Toews, M. A. Whittaker, & M. Tanner (Eds.), One health, une seule santé. Theorie et practique des approaches intégrées de la santé (pp. 143-155). doi:10.35690/978-2-7592-3097-6, Institutional Repository
Peal, A., Evans, B., Ahilan, S., Ban, R., Blackett, I., Hawkins, P., … Veses, O. (2020). Estimating safely managed sanitation in urban areas; lessons learned from a global implementation of excreta-flow diagrams. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 8, 1 (13 pp.). doi:10.3389/fenvs.2020.00001, Institutional Repository
Reymond, P., Chandragiri, R., & Ulrich, L. (2020). Governance arrangements for the scaling up of small-scale wastewater treatment and reuse systems - lessons from India. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 8, 72 (16 pp.). doi:10.3389/fenvs.2020.00072, Institutional Repository
Roxburgh, H., Hampshire, K., Tilley, E. A., Oliver, D. M., & Quilliam, R. S. (2020). Being shown samples of composted, granulated faecal sludge strongly influences acceptability of its use in peri-urban subsistence agriculture. Resources, conservation and recycling: X, 7, 100041 (10 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.rcrx.2020.100041, Institutional Repository
Roxburgh, H., Hampshire, K., Kaliwo, T., Tilley, E. A., Oliver, D. M., & Quilliam, R. S. (2020). Power, danger, and secrecy - a socio-cultural examination of menstrual waste management in urban Malawi. PLoS One, 15(6), e0235339 (15 pp.). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0235339, Institutional Repository
Schelbert, V., Meili, D., Alam, M. U., Simiyu, S., Antwi-Agyei, P., Adjei, K. A., … Lüthi, C. (2020). When is shared sanitation acceptable in low-income urban settlements? A user perspective on shared sanitation quality in Kumasi, Kisumu and Dhaka. Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 10(4), 959-968. doi:10.2166/washdev.2020.084, Institutional Repository
Sharma, K., Gold, M., Zurbruegg, C., Leal-Taixé, L., & Wegner, J. D. (2020). HistoNet: predicting size histograms of object instances. In IEEE workshop on applications of computer vision (WACV). Proceedings 2020 IEEE winter conference on applications of computer vision (WACV) (pp. 3626-3634). doi:10.1109/WACV45572.2020.9093484, Institutional Repository
Shrestha, A., Six, J., Dahal, D., Marks, S., & Meierhofer, R. (2020). Association of nutrition, water, sanitation and hygiene practices with children's nutritional status, intestinal parasitic infections and diarrhoea in rural Nepal: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health, 20(1), 1241 (21 pp.). doi:10.1186/s12889-020-09302-3, Institutional Repository
Spuhler, D. (2020). Generation and evaluation of sanitation options for urban planning. Systematic consideration of technology innovations and sustainability criteria (Doctoral dissertation). doi:10.3929/ethz-b-000444234, Institutional Repository
Spuhler, D., & Lüthi, C. (2020). Review of frameworks and tools for urban strategic sanitation planning: considering technology innovations and sustainability. Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 10(4), 768-785. doi:10.2166/washdev.2020.062, Institutional Repository
Yeo, D., Dongo, K., Mertenat, A., Lüssenhop, P., Körner, I., & Zurbrügg, C. (2020). Material flows and greenhouse gas emissions reduction potential of decentralized composting in sub-Saharan Africa: a case study in Tiassalé, Côte D'Ivoire. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 17(19), 7229 (15 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph17197229, Institutional Repository
Zabaleta, I., Mertenat, A., Scholten, L., & Zurbrügg, C. (2020). Selecting Organic Waste Treatment Technologies. SOWATT. Dübendorf, Switzerland: Eawag - Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. Department Sandec. , Institutional Repository

Sandec Publications 2019

Andriessen, N., & Strande, L. (2019). Solid fuels from faecal sludge. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 163-170). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Andriessen, N., & Strande, L. (2019). The Market-Driven Approach to selecting treatment products. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 43-52). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Andriessen, N., Ward, B. J., & Strande, L. (2019). To char or not to char? Review of technologies to produce solid fuels for resource recovery from faecal sludge. Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 9(2), 210-224. doi:10.2166/washdev.2019.184, Institutional Repository
Arhin, S. G., Banadda, N., Komakech, A. J., Pronk, W., & Marks, S. J. (2019). Application of hybrid coagulation–ultrafiltration for decentralized drinking water treatment: impact on flux, water quality and costs. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, 19(7), 2163-2171. doi:10.2166/ws.2019.097, Institutional Repository
Cassivi, A., Guilherme, S., Bain, R., Tilley, E., Waygood, E. O. D., & Dorea, C. (2019). Drinking water accessibility and quantity in low and middle-income countries: a systematic review. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 222(7), 1011-1020. doi:10.1016/j.ijheh.2019.06.011, Institutional Repository
Chidziwisano, K., Tilley, E., Malolo, R., Kumwenda, S., Musaya, J., & Morse, T. (2019). Risk factors associated with feeding children under 2 years in rural Malawi—a formative study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(12), 2146 (21 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph16122146, Institutional Repository
Daniel, D., Diener, A., Pande, S., Jansen, S., Marks, S., Meierhofer, R., … Rietveld, L. (2019). Understanding the effect of socio-economic characteristics and psychosocial factors on household water treatment practices in rural Nepal using Bayesian belief networks. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 222(5), 847-855. doi:10.1016/j.ijheh.2019.04.005, Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Anaerobic digestion. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 141-150). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Co-composting. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 101-110). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Co-treatment of faecal sludge with wastewater. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 111-118). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Collection and transport technologies. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 53-62). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Effluent treatment technologies. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 119-128). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Engineering design approach for design of treatment technologies. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 11-20). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Lime stabilization and ammonia treatment. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 179-186). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Overview of treatment technologies. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 63-70). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Planted drying beds. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 93-99). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Resource recovery. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 33-42). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Settling-thickening tanks. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 71-80). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Treatment objectives. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 21-26). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Unplanted drying beds. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 81-92). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., Gold, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Vermi and fly larvae treatment. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 171-178). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (2019). What is faecal sludge?. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 1-10). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Farling, S., Rogers, T., Knee, J. S., Tilley, E. A., Brown, J., & Deshusses, M. A. (2019). Bioaerosol emissions associated with pit latrine emptying operations. Science of the Total Environment, 648, 1082-1086. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.147, Institutional Repository
Fischer, M., Nguyen, M., & Strande, L. (2019). Context matters: horizontal and hierarchical network governance structures in Vietnam's sanitation sector. Ecology and Society, 24(3), 17 (14 pp.). doi:10.5751/ES-11036-240317, Institutional Repository
Genter, F., Marks, S. J., Clair-Caliot, G., Mugume, D. S., Johnston, R. B., Bain, R. E. S., & Julian, T. R. (2019). Evaluation of the novel substrate RUG for the detection of Escherichia coli in water from temperate (Zurich, Switzerland) and tropical (Bushenyi, Uganda) field sites. Environmental Science: Water Research and Technology, 5(6), 1082-1091. doi:10.1039/C9EW00138G, Institutional Repository
Heuel, M., Sandrock, C., Mathys, A., Gold, M., Zurbrügg, C., Kreuzer, M., & Terranova, M. (2019). Performance of laying hens when replacing soybean cake and oil by insect larval protein meal and fat. In M. L. Chizzotti (Ed.), EAAP scientific series: Vol. 138. Energy and protein metabolism and nutrition (pp. 179-180). doi:10.3920/978-90-8686-891-9_29, Institutional Repository
Isibika, A., Vinnerås, B., Kibazohi, O., Zurbrügg, C., & Lalander, C. (2019). Pre-treatment of banana peel to improve composting by black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens (L.), Diptera: Stratiomyidae) larvae. Waste Management, 100, 151-160. doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2019.09.017, Institutional Repository
Kanyesigye, C., Marks, S. J., Nakanjako, J., Kansiime, F., & Ferrero, G. (2019). Status of water safety plan development and implementation in Uganda. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(21), 4096 (17 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph16214096, Institutional Repository
Klinger, M., Gueye, A., Manandhar Sherpa, A., & Strande, L. (2019). Scoping study: faecal sludge treatment plants in South-Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. eFSTP Project report. doi:10.21955/gatesopenres.1116557.1, Institutional Repository
Lalander, C., Diener, S., Zurbrügg, C., & Vinnerås, B. (2019). Effects of feedstock on larval development and process efficiency in waste treatment with black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens). Journal of Cleaner Production, 208, 211-219. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.10.017, Institutional Repository
Lüthi, C. (2019). Integrated planning approach. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 129-132). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Manjaya, D., Tilley, E., & Marks, S. (2019). Informally vended sachet water: handling practices and microbial water quality. Water, 11(4), 800 (11 pp.). doi:10.3390/w11040800, Institutional Repository
Meierhofer, R., Rubli, P., Oremo, J., & Odhiambo, A. (2019). Does activated silver reduce recontamination risks in the reservoirs of ceramic water filters?. Water, 11(5), 1108 (11 pp.). doi:10.3390/w11051108, Institutional Repository
Meierhofer, R., Wietlisbach, B., & Matiko, C. (2019). Influence of container cleanliness, container disinfection with chlorine, and container handling on recontamination of water collected from a water kiosk in a Kenyan slum. Journal of Water and Health, 17(2), 308-317. doi:10.2166/wh.2019.282, Institutional Repository
Mertenat, A., Diener, S., & Zurbrügg, C. (2019). Black Soldier Fly biowaste treatment – assessment of global warming potential. Waste Management, 84, 173-181. doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2018.11.040, Institutional Repository
Morse, T., Chidziwisano, K., Tilley, E., Malolo, R., Kumwenda, S., Musaya, J., & Cairncross, S. (2019). Developing a contextually appropriate integrated hygiene intervention to achieve sustained reductions in diarrheal diseases. Sustainability, 11(17), 4656 (17 pp.). doi:10.3390/su11174656, Institutional Repository
Renggli, S. (2019). Assessment of the initial situation. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 133-140). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Sam, S., & Strande, L. (2019). Overview of treatment mechanisms. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 27-32). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Schertenleib, A., Sigrist, J., Friedrich, M. N. D., Ebi, C., Hammes, F., & Marks, S. J. (2019). Construction of a low-cost mobile incubator for field and laboratory use. Journal of Visualized Experiments (145), e58443 (17 pp.). doi:10.3791/58443, Institutional Repository
Somroo, A. A., Rehman, K. ur, Zheng, L., Cai, M., Xiao, X., Hu, S., … Zhang, J. (2019). Influence of Lactobacillus buchneri on soybean curd residue co-conversion by black soldier fly larvae (Hermetia illucens) for food and feedstock production. Waste Management, 86, 114-122. doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2019.01.022, Institutional Repository
Tilley, E., Ulrich, L., Lüthi, C., Reymond, P., Schertenleib, R., & Zurbrügg, C. (2019). Sisteme și tehnologii de sanitație. Compendiu (2nd ed.). Retrieved from https://www.eawag.ch/en/department/sandec/publications/compendium/, Institutional Repository
Van Vu, T., Pham, P. D., Winkler, M. S., Zurbrügg, C., Zinsstag, J., Tran, B. H., & Nguyen-Viet, H. (2019). Estimation of involuntary excreta ingestion rates in farmers during agricultural practices in Vietnam. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment, 25(8), 1942-1952. doi:10.1080/10807039.2018.1478274, Institutional Repository
Verbyla, M. E., Pitol, A. K., Navab-Daneshmand, T., Marks, S. J., & Julian, T. R. (2019). Safely managed hygiene: a risk-based assessment of handwashing water quality. Environmental Science and Technology, 53(5), 2852-2861. doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b06156, Institutional Repository
Ward, B. J., & Strande, L. (2019). Conditioning. In M. Englund & L. Strande (Eds.), Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises (pp. 151-162). Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository
Ward, B. J., Traber, J., Gueye, A., Diop, B., Morgenroth, E., & Strande, L. (2019). Evaluation of conceptual model and predictors of faecal sludge dewatering performance in Senegal and Tanzania. Water Research, 167, 115101 (13 pp.). doi:10.1016/j.watres.2019.115101, Institutional Repository
Englund, M., & Strande, L. (Eds.). (2019). Faecal sludge management. Highlights and exercises. Dübendorf: Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. , Institutional Repository

Sandec Publications 2018

Apoya, P., Bartram, J., Bhagwan, J., Burgers, L., Byigero, A., Callahan, K., … Wijesuriya, G. (2018). Guidelines on sanitation and health. Geneva: World Health Organization (WHO). , Institutional Repository
Arhin, S. G., Banadda, N., Komakech, A. J., Pronk, W., & Marks, S. J. (2018). Optimization of hybrid coagulation-ultrafiltration process for potable water treatment using response surface methodology. Water Science and Technology: Water Supply, 18(3), 862-874. doi:10.2166/ws.2017.159, Institutional Repository
Bretzler, A., Clair, G., Lalanne, F., Nikiema, J., Kienou, K. D., Schirmer, M., … Zurbrügg, C. (2018). Arsenic concentrations in drinking water and food in Burkina Faso. Sandec News, 19, 16-17. , Institutional Repository
Contzen, N., & Marks, S. J. (2018). Increasing the regular use of safe water kiosk through collective psychological ownership: a mediation analysis. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 57, 45-52. doi:10.1016/j.jenvp.2018.06.008, Institutional Repository
Daniel, D., Marks, S. J., Pande, S., & Rietveld, L. (2018). Socio-environmental drivers of sustainable adoption of household water treatment in developing countries. npj Clean Water, 1(1), 12 (6 pp.). doi:10.1038/s41545-018-0012-z, Institutional Repository
Ehrhart, B. D., Ward, B. J., Richardson, B. M., Anseth, K. S., & Weimer, A. W. (2018). Partial flocculation for spray drying of spherical mixed metal oxide particles. Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 101(10), 4452-4457. doi:10.1111/jace.15727, Institutional Repository
Englund, M., Carbajal, J. P., & Strande, L. (2018). Method to estimate quantities and qualities of faecal sludge. Sandec News, 19, 8-9. , Institutional Repository
Gensch, R., Jennings, A., Renggli, S., & Reymond, P. (2018). Compendium of sanitation technologies in emergencies. Berlin, Germany; Dübendorf, Switzerland: German WASH Network; Eawag, Sandec. , Institutional Repository
Gold, M., Harada, H., Therrien, J. D., Nishida, T., Cunningham, M., Semiyaga, S., … Strande, L. (2018). Cross-country analysis of faecal sludge dewatering. Environmental Technology, 39(23), 3077-3087. doi:10.1080/09593330.2017.1374472, Institutional Repository
Gold, M., Tomberlin, J. K., Diener, S., Zurbrügg, C., & Mathys, A. (2018). Decomposition of biowaste macronutrients, microbes, and chemicals in black soldier fly larval treatment: a review. Waste Management, 82, 302-318. doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2018.10.022, Institutional Repository
Gold, M., Cunningham, M., Arnheiter, R., Schönborn, A., Niwagaba, C., & Strande, L. (2018). Operating parameters for three resource recovery options from slow-pyrolysis of faecal sludge. Journal of Water Sanitation and Hygiene for Development, 8(4), 707-717. doi:10.2166/washdev.2018.009, Institutional Repository
Hafford, L. M., Ward, B. J., Weimer, A. W., & Linden, K. (2018). Fecal sludge as a fuel: characterization, cofire limits, and evaluation of quality improvement measures. Water Science and Technology, 78(12), 2437-2448. doi:10.2166/wst.2019.005, Institutional Repository
Kasinja, C., & Tilley, E. (2018). Formalization of informal waste pickers' cooperatives in Blantyre, Malawi: a feasibility assessment. Sustainability, 10(4), 1149 (17 pp.). doi:10.3390/su10041149, Institutional Repository
Kayode, O. F., Luethi, C., & Rene, E. R. (2018). Management recommendations for improving decentralized wastewater treatment by the food and beverage industries in Nigeria. Environments, 5(3), 41 (16 pp.). doi:10.3390/environments5030041, Institutional Repository
Leclert, L., Moser, D., Brogan, J., Mertenat, A., & Harrison, J. (2018). Blue Schools. Linking WASH in schools with environmental education and practice. Catalogue of practical exercises. Retrieved from http://waterconsortium.ch/blueschool, Institutional Repository
Leclert, L., Moser, D., Brogan, J., Mertenat, A., & Harrison, J. (2018). Blue Schools. Linking WASH in schools with environmental education and practice. Catalogue of technologies. Retrieved from http://waterconsortium.ch/blueschool/, Institutional Repository
Leclert, L., Moser, D., Brogan, J., & Mertenat, A. (2018). Blue Schools. Linking WASH in schools with environmental education and practice. Concept brief. Swiss Water & Sanitation Consortium. , Institutional Repository
Lohri, C. R., Zabaleta, I., Rohr, M., Baier, U., & Zurbrügg, C. (2018). Improving the energy-related aspects of biowaste treatment in an experimental hydrothermal carbonization reactor. Waste and Biomass Valorization, 9(3), 429-442. doi:10.1007/s12649-016-9746-3, Institutional Repository
Lüthi, C., & Sankara Narayan, A. (2018). Citywide inclusive sanitation: achieving the urban water SDGs. In L. Camarena, H. Machado-Filho, L. Casagrande, R. Byrd, A. Tsakanika, & S. Wotton (Eds.), Perspectives integrated policy briefs: Vol. 1. Urban waters - How does water impact and is impacted by cities and human settlements? (pp. 11-13). Rio de Janeiro: World Centre for Sustainable Development. , Institutional Repository
Manjaya, D., Tilley, E., & Marks, S. (2018). Microbiological quality and handling practices of street-­vended sachet drinking water in Mwanza, Malawi (p. 2009 (7 pp.). Presented at the 41st WEDC international conference. Transformation towards sustainable and resilient WASH services. Nakuru, Kenya. , Institutional Repository
Marks, S. J., Kumpel, E., Guo, J., Bartram, J., & Davis, J. (2018). Pathways to sustainability: a fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis of rural water supply programs. Journal of Cleaner Production, 205, 789-798. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.09.029, Institutional Repository
Meierhofer, R., Bänziger, C., Deppeler, S., Kunwar, B. M., & Bhatta, M. (2018). From water source to tap of ceramic filters - factors that influence water quality between collection and consumption in rural households in Nepal. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(11), 2439 (14 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph15112439, Institutional Repository
Moto, N., Esanju, M., Andriessen, N., Kimwaga, R., & Strande, L. (2018). Use of chitosan and Moringa oleifera as conditioners for improved dewatering of faecal sludge (p. (6 pp.). Presented at the 41st WEDC international conference. Transformation towards sustainable and relisient wash services. Nakuru, Kenya. , Institutional Repository
Mpanang'ombe, W., Tilley, E., Zabaleta, I., & Zurbrügg, C. (2018). A biowaste treatment technology assessment in Malawi. Recycling, 3(4), 55 (14 pp.). doi:10.3390/recycling3040055, Institutional Repository
Ndau, H., & Tilley, E. (2018). Willingness to pay for improved household solid waste collection in Blantyre, Malawi. Economies, 6(4), 54 (21 pp.). doi:10.3390/economies6040054, Institutional Repository
Peletz, R., Kisiangani, J., Bonham, M., Ronoh, P., Delaire, C., Kumpel, E., … Khush, R. (2018). Why do water quality monitoring programs succeed or fail? A qualitative comparative analysis of regulated testing systems in sub-Saharan Africa. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 221(6), 907-920. doi:10.1016/j.ijheh.2018.05.010, Institutional Repository
Penn, R., Ward, B. J., Strande, L., & Maurer, M. (2018). Review of synthetic human faeces and faecal sludge for sanitation and wastewater research. Water Research, 132, 222-240. doi:10.1016/j.watres.2017.12.063, Institutional Repository
Peter, M., & Meierhofer, R. (2018). GDM-Wasserkioske. Sauberes Trinkwasser für die ländliche Bevölkerung Ugandas. Aqua & Gas, 98(5), 36-39. , Institutional Repository
Ramôa, A. R., McConville, J., Lüthi, C., & Matos, J. S. (2018). Use of process guides for comprehensive urban sanitation technology decision-making: practice versus theory. Water Policy, 20(1), 158-174. doi:10.2166/wp.2017.117, Institutional Repository
Reymond, P., Abdel Wahaab, R., Moussa, M. S., & Lüthi, C. (2018). Scaling up small scale wastewater treatment systems in low- and middle-income countries: an analysis of challenges and ways forward through the case of Egypt. Utilities Policy, 52, 13-21. doi:10.1016/j.jup.2018.03.008, Institutional Repository
Reynoso-Lobo, J., Otoo, M., Schoebitz, L., & Strande, L. (2018). Livestock waste for compost production (ProBio/Viohache Mexico). In M. Otoo & P. Drechsel (Eds.), Resource recovery from waste. Business models for energy, nutrient and water reuse in low- and middle-income countries (pp. 468-477). Retrieved from https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781317703785, Institutional Repository
Reynoso-Lobo, J., Rao, K. C., Schoebitz, L., & Strande, L. (2018). Power from manure and slaughterhouse waste for industry's internal use (SuKarne, Mexico). In M. Otoo & P. Drechsel (Eds.), Resource recovery from waste. Business models for energy, nutrient and water reuse in low- and middle-income countries (pp. 172-181). Retrieved from https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781317703785, Institutional Repository
Robinson, D. T., Schertenleib, A., Kunwar, B. M., Shrestha, R., Bhatta, M., & Marks, S. J. (2018). Assessing the impact of a risk-based intervention on piped water quality in rural communities: the case of mid-western Nepal. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15(8), 1616 (23 pp.). doi:10.3390/ijerph15081616, Institutional Repository
Spuhler, D., & Lüthi, C. (2018). Pre-selecting appropriate sanitation system options as an input into urban sanitation planning (p. (7 pp.). Presented at the 41st WEDC international conference. Transformation towards sustainable and relisient wash services. Nakuru, Kenya. , Institutional Repository
Strande, L., Schoebitz, L., Bischoff, F., Ddiba, D., Okello, F., Englund, M., … Niwagaba, C. B. (2018). Methods to reliably estimate faecal sludge quantities and qualities for the design of treatment technologies and management solutions. Journal of Environmental Management, 223, 898-907. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.06.100, Institutional Repository
Tilley, E., Ulrich, L., Lüthi, C., Reymond, P., Schertenleib, R., & Zurbrügg, C. (2018). Compendio de sistemas y tecnologías de saneamiento (2nd ed.). Retrieved from http://www.eawag.ch/en/department/sandec/publications/compendio/, Institutional Repository
Véron, R., Fernando, N., Narayanan, N. C., Upreti, B., Ambat, B., Pallawala, R., … Zurbrügg, C. (2018). Social processes in post-crisis municipal solid waste management innovations: a proposal for research and knowledge exchange in South Asia. Research Ideas and Outcomes, 4, e31430 (32 pp.). doi:10.3897/rio.4.e31430, Institutional Repository
Ward, B. J., Sam, S., Andriessen, N., Morgenroth, E., & Strande, L. (2018). Research priorities and progress in faecal sludge dewatering. Sandec News, 19, 10-11. , Institutional Repository
Zabaleta, I., Bulant N., Pfyffer, B., Rohr, M., Ivumbi, E., Mwamlima, P., … Zurbrügg, C. (2018). Pyrolysis of biowaste in low and middle income settings. A step-by-step manual. Dübendorf: Eawag. , Institutional Repository
Zurbrügg, C., Dortmans, B., Fadhila, A., Vertsappen, B., & Diener, S. (2018). From pilot to full scale operation of a waste-to-protein treatment facility. Detritus: Multidisciplinary Journal for Waste Resources & Residues, 1, 18-22. doi:10.26403/detritus/2018.22, Institutional Repository
Strande, L., Ronteltap, M., & Brdjanovic, D. (Eds.). (2018). Gestion des boues de vidange. Approche intégrée pour la mise en oeuvre et l'exploitation. London: IWA Publishing. , Institutional Repository

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