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close this book Water purification, distribution and sewage disposal for Peace Corps volunteers
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View the document Preface
Open this folder and view contents Section 1: Water supply sources
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Open this folder and view contents Section 3: Planning the distribution system
Open this folder and view contents Section 4: Characteristics of an adequate system
Open this folder and view contents Section 5: Construction techniques
Open this folder and view contents Section 6: Operation and maintenance
Open this folder and view contents Section 7: Scope of disposal system projects in host communities
Open this folder and view contents Section 8: The privy method of excreta disposal design for a village
Open this folder and view contents Section 9: Water carried sewage systems construction and maintenance
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Bibliography

Agricultural Mathematics for Peace Corps Volunteers, New York (Development and Research Corporation), 1968

Design and Operation of Septic Tanks, World Health Organization, Geneva

Domestic Water Supply end Sewage Disposal Guide, Anderson, Edwin P., New York (Theo. Audel & Co.), 1960

Elements of Water Supply and Waste-Water Disposal, Fair, G. M. and Geyer, C.C., John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1961

Excreta Disposal for Rural Areas and Small Communities, Wagner end Lanoix, Geneva (World Health Organization), 1958

Farmstead Sewage and Refuse Disposal, Agriculture Information Bulletin No. 274 Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C., 1963

Manual of Individual Water Supply Systems, Public Health Service Publication No. 24 (U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare) Washington, D. C., 1967

Manual of Septic - Tank Practice, Public Health Service Publication No. 526 (U. S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare) Washington, D. C., 1967

Minimum Requirements for the Disposal of Sanitary Sewage in Unsewered Areas", The Sanitary Code, Article Xl, Commonwealth of Mass., Department of Public Health, 1962

Municipal and Rural Sanitation, Ehlers V. M. and Steel, E. W., McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1958

Plumbing: Repairs and Utilities, Technical Manual TM5-619, War Department, 1945

Recommended Practice for Distribution Systems Records, American Water Works Association, New York, 1940

Rural Sanitation in the Tropics, Bulletin No. 8, The Ross Institute, London (The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street - Gower St. London, W. C. 1.), 1965

Rural Water Supply and Sanitation, Wright, F. B. (John Wiley and Sons, Inc.),

Safe Water - Bulletin ES No. 4, Olympia, Washington (Washington State Department of Health)

Sewage Disposal, (Cornell Rural Housing Leaflet No. 10), Hoff, Paul R., (New York State College of Agriculture, Cornell University), 1947

Soils Suitable for Septic Tank Filter Fields. Bender, William H., U. S. Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, Agriculture Information Bulletin No. 243; 1961

Stock-Hater Developments - Wells, Springs, and Ponds; Farmer's Bulletin No. 1859, U. S. Department of Agriculture, 1940

Studies on Household Sewage Disposal Systems, Weibel S.R., Straub, C.P , Thoman, J R.; Cincinnati, Ohio (Federal Security Agency, Public Health Service Environmental Health Center), 1949

Suggested Design Criteria for Waterworks in Recreational Areas, Pacific Southwest and Columbia Basin inter-Agency Committees, 1965

Water and Man's Health, Miller, Arthur P., (Office of Human Resources and Social Development, Agency for International Development) Washington, D. C., 1962

Water Supply and Plumbing Cross-Connections; Hazards in Household and Community

Systems, U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare (Public Health Service), 1936

Water Supply and Sewage Disposal, Paris (Organization for European Economic Co-operation) 1953

Water Supply for Rural Areas and Small Communities, Wagner and Lanoix, Geneva (World Health Organization), 1959

Water Systems, Washington (National Radio Institute), 1964

Water Treatment - A Guide to the Treatment of hater and Effluents Purification, Cames G. V.; Cleveland, Ohio (CRC Press, A Division of the Chemical Rubber Co.) Third Edition, 1965

Since 1961 when the Peace Corps was created, more than 80,000 U.S. citizens have served as Volunteers in developing countries, living and working among the people of the Third World as colleagues and co-workers, Today 6 000 PCVs are involved in programs designed to help strengthen local capacity to address such fundamental concerns as food production, water supply, energy development, nutrition and health education and reforestation.

Peace Corps overseas offices:

BELIZE

P. O. Box 487

Belize City

BENIN

B. P. 971

Cotonou

BOTSWANA

P. O. Box 93

Gaborone

BURKINA FASO

B P 537 - Samandin

Ouagadougou

BURUNDI

c/o American

Embassy

Bujumbura

CAMEROON

B P 817

Yaounde

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

B P 1080

Bangui

COSTA RICA

Apartado Postal

1266

San Jose

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Apartado Postal

1412

San Domingo

EASTERN CARIBBEAN

Including: Antigua, Barbados, Grenada, Montserrat, St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Dominica "Erin Court" Bishops Court Hill

P. O. Box 696-C

Bridgetown, Barbados

ECUADOR

Casilla 635-A

Quito

FIJI

P. O. BOX 1094

Suva

GABON

BP 2098

Libreville

GAMBIA, The

P. O. Box 5796

Accra (North)

GUATEMALA

6a Avenida 1-46

Zona 2

Guatemala

HAITI

c/o American

Embassy

Port-au-Prince

HONDURAS

Apartado Postal

C-51

Tegucigalpa

JAMAICA

Musgrove Avenue

Kingston 10

KENYA

P. O. Box 30518

Nairobi

LESOTHO

P. O. Box 554

Maseru

LIBERIA

Box 707

Monrovia

MALAWI

Box 208

Lilongwe

MALI

B P 85

Box 564

MAURITANIA

B P 222

Nouakchott

MICRONESIA

P. O. Box 9

Kolonia, Ponape

F. S. M. 96941

MOROCCO

I, Zanquat

Benzerte

Rabat

NEPAL

P. O. Box 613

Kathmandu

NIGER

B P 10537

Niamey

PAPUA NEW GUINEA

P. O. Box 1790

Boroko

Port Moresby

PARAGUAY

c/o American

Embassy

Asuncion

PHILIPPINES

P. O. Box 7013

Manila

RWANDA

c/o American

Embassy

Kigali

SENEGAL

B P 254

Dakar

SEYCHELLES

B P 697

Victoria

SIERRA LEONE

Private Mail Bag

Freetown

SOLOMON ISLAND

P. O. Box 547

Honiara

SRI LANKA

50/5 Siripa Road

Colombo, 5

Sri Lanka

SUDAN

Djodi Deutsch

Administrator/PCV's

C/o American Embassy

Khartoum

SWAZILAND

P. O. Box 362

Mbabane

TANZANIA

Box 9123

Dar es Salaam

THAILAND

42 Soi

Somprasong 2

Petchburi Road

Bangkok 4

TOGO

B P 3194

Lome

TONGA

B P 147

Nuku' Alofa

TUNISIA

B P 96

1002 Tunis-Belvedere

Tunis

WESTERN SAMOA

Private Mail Bag

Apia

YEMEN

P. O. Box 1151

Sana'a

ZAIRE

B P 697

Kinshasa