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Baños ecológicos secos: Manual de construcción

El manual describe las características principales del baño ecológico, su funcionamiento y el proceso de su construcción. Se trata de baños secos sin uso de agua que evitan la contaminación directa del suelo y las aguas subterráneas, tecnología muy apropiada para comunidades pequeñas y muy dispersas. Material producido dentro del “Proyecto Integral de Agua, Saneamiento e Higiene en el departamento del Beni” implementado por CRS con financiamiento de UNICEF.

Pit Latrines: Construction Manual

This manual describes the main features of ecological pit latrines, including their construction and use. Using dry latrines that do not require water prevents direct contamination of the soil and groundwater. This is an appropriate technology for small, dispersed communities. This document was produced as a part of the "Integral Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in the Beni District Project" implemented by CRS with funding from UNICEF. This publication is currently only available in Spanish.

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