Just for Starters
Chapter 1 describes the potential of ferrocement as a construction material, and the problems of design in septic tank and aqua-privy systems.
In Chapter 2 the various technical options in low-cost sanitation are contrasted and compared.
Chapter 3 gives details of how septic tank and aqua-privy waste treatment and soil disposal systems are designed and constructed, and
Chapter 4 gives step-by-step construction details of a ferrocement septic tank built for the commercial market.
Michael Edwards is a writer and activist who has worked in various positions in foundations, think-tanks and international development institutions and who has written widely on civil society, philanthropy and social transformation.