Applied research into the disinfection of human excreta in emergency settings using highly concentrated chlorine solutions (ARDHEES)

Principal investigator

Jeff Fesselet
Purpose of study
Purpose of study

What is the efficacy of highly concentrated chlorine solutions (0.5% 1.0% and 2 %) and hydrated lime suspension (30%) to destroy viruses and bacteria within a disinfection process for human faecal excreta matrices in emergency settings?

  • Concept
  • Protocol & ERB
  • Implementation
  • Completion
  • Archived

Study timeline

  • Internal MSF publication dissemination added by Jeff Fesselet

    24th September 2020

    An SOP named " On site wastewater treatment with lime" March 2020 was finalized, approved and disseminated via the MSF WatSan working group.

     
  • Publication added by Jeff Fesselet

    15th April 2020
    Assessment of Recommendation for the Containment and Disinfection of Human Excreta in Cholera Treatment Centers Trajano Gomes da Silva, Diogo – MDPI AG (2019)
     
  • Other external dissemination added by Jeff Fesselet

    5th October 2018

    Formal 10 minutes presentation by PI followed by panel discussion

     
  • Other internal dissemination added by Jeff Fesselet

    5th October 2018

    The study full final report was shared with the WatSan working group and the results were presented to the Working Group in a meeting.

     
  • Other external dissemination added by Jeff Fesselet

    27th August 2018

    Presentation at the EEHF that was held in Berlin on 12 and 13 April 2018. Link to presentations of day 2 here: http://www.shareresearch.org/research/eehf-2018-presentations-day-2

     
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Publications

  • Assessment of Recommendation for the Containment and Disinfection of Human Excreta in Cholera Treatment Centers
    Trajano Gomes da Silva, Diogo "–" MDPI AG "(2019)"