Expected Study Load : 8 hours.
This Unit's presentation is cut up in 4 parts: A: general introductionB: VermicompostingC: Composting toiletsD: Examples.
Composting is widely used in Europe to treat organic solid waste. There is a vast amount of know-how on composting as a secondary treatment process (semi-centralised or centralised), but this is mainly focused on organic kitchen waste.
In this Unit, we will discuss how this knowledge can be applied to faecal matter and how to devise simple low-cost processes that can be used at community level.
After completing this unit, you will: