List of WHO publications: Water Supply, Sanitation
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Title
Year
2013 Order Number    18000249 ISBN-13
 9789289002592
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
Extreme weather events, including floods and droughts, are increasing in frequency and intensity. They affect the operation of water-supply, drainage and sewerage infrastructure, and the functioning of wastewater treatment plants, thereby affecting the protection of public health. .../...
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2013 Order Number    15200165 ISBN-13
 9789290616122
Price
CHF 17,00  / US$ 20,40 Developing countries    CHF 11,90
English
This report synthesizes the status of sanitation for the South-East and East-Asia countries following the 3rd Asia Ministerial Conference on Sanitation and Hygiene meeting. It provides more insights on the status of sanitation in the region and supplements the two global reports, i.e. .../...
Title
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2013 Order Number    15200162 ISBN-13
 9789290616153
Price
CHF 21,00  / US$ 25,20 Developing countries    CHF 14,70
English
This training material is targeted primarily at government officials, with the view that training workshops should be part of a national plan for the support and scale-up of HWTS. These training materials are made up of a Trainer Manual, which provides guidance on planning workshops, selecting trainers and participants, logistic arrangements, and other preparations for workshops. .../...
Title
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2013 Order Number    15202162 ISBN-13
 9789290616160
Price
CHF 21,00  / US$ 25,20 Developing countries    CHF 14,70
English
This training material is targeted primarily at government officials, with the view that training workshops should be part of a national plan for the support and scale-up of HWTS. These training materials are made up of a Trainer Manual, which provides guidance on planning workshops, selecting trainers and participants, logistic arrangements, and other preparations for workshops. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    18000261 ISBN-13
 9789289002271
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The provision of safe, acceptable and sufficient drinking-water is a crucial prerequisite for human well-being. Small-scale water supplies are the backbone of water supply in rural areas in the entire pan-European region. Yet experience shows that they find such provision a challenge, for administrative, managerial, operational and resourcing reasons. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    18000206 ISBN-13
 9789240691186
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
This JMP 2013 update presents country, regional and global estimates for the year 2011. Since the JMP 2012 update, which presented 2010 estimates, results of 230 surveys have been added to the JMP data base bringing the total number of surveys in the JMP data base close to 1,700. As is to be expected from an annual update, the global estimates hardly change. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    19302255 ISBN-13
 9789241505390
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
This JMP 2013 update presents country, regional and global estimates for the year 2011. Since the JMP 2012 update, which presented 2010 estimates, results of 230 surveys have been added to the JMP data base bringing the total number of surveys in the JMP data base close to 1,700. As is to be expected from an annual update, the global estimates hardly change. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    18000158 ISBN-13
 9789240690714
Price
CHF 90,00  / US$ 108,00 Developing countries    CHF 63,00
English
Domestic animals contaminate recreational waters and drinking-water sources with excreta and pathogens; but this threat to public health is inadequately understood and is insufficiently addressed in regulations. More than 85% of the world's faecal wastes is from domestic animals such as poultry, cattle, sheep and pigs. .../...
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    14000108  
 
Price
CHF 458,33  / US$ 549,99 Developing countries    CHF 458,33
English
This collection contains 40+ WHO publications on drinking-water guidelines and standards, recreation water environments, sanitation and hygiene and water safety plans. This collection will be useful to governments and regulators, water suppliers and practitioners. Electronic access to these books is available for one year and for single institution access only.
Title
Year
2013 Order Number    14010108  
 
English
This collection contains 40+ WHO publications on drinking-water guidelines and standards, recreation water environments, sanitation and hygiene and water safety plans. This collection will be useful to governments and regulators, water suppliers and practitioners. Electronic access to these books is available for one year and for single institution access only. .../...
Title
Author Dufour, A., Bartram, J., Bos, R., Gannon, V.P.J.
Year
2012 Order Number    11500849 ISBN-13
 9789241564519
Price
CHF 90,00  / US$ 108,00 Developing countries    CHF 63,00
English
Domestic animals contaminate recreational waters and drinking-water sources with excreta and pathogens; but this threat to public health is inadequately understood and is insufficiently addressed in regulations. More than 85% of the world's faecal wastes is from domestic animals such as poultry, cattle, sheep and pigs. .../...
Title
Year
2012 Order Number    11500844 ISBN-13
 9789241548427
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This manual is designed to engage, empower and guide communities in the development and implementation of water safety plans (WSPs) for their drinking-water systems. It provides guidance on how to apply effective and achievable management actions in order to improve the safety and quality of supplied water. .../...
Title
Year
2012 Order Number    18000098 ISBN-13
 9789240688582
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This manual is designed to engage, empower and guide communities in the development and implementation of water safety plans (WSPs) for their drinking-water systems. It provides guidance on how to apply effective and achievable management actions in order to improve the safety and quality of supplied water. .../...
Title
Year
2012 Order Number    18000089 ISBN-13
 9789240688490
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
The WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation, known as the JMP, is mandated by the United Nations to report every two years on access to drinking water and sanitation worldwide and on progress towards related targets under Millennium Development Goal 7. .../...
Title
Year
2012 Order Number    19300255 ISBN-13
 9789241503297
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
The WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation, known as the JMP, is mandated by the United Nations to report every two years on access to drinking water and sanitation worldwide and on progress towards related targets under Millennium Development Goal 7. .../...
Title
Year
2012 Order Number    18000112 ISBN-13
 9789240689411
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-water (GLAAS) monitors the inputs required to extend and sustain water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) systems and services. .../...
Title
Year
2012 Order Number    19300271 ISBN-13
 9789241503365
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-water (GLAAS) monitors the inputs required to extend and sustain water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) systems and services. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    13400109 ISBN-13
 9789289002264
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The provision of safe, acceptable and sufficient drinking-water is a crucial prerequisite for human well-being. Small-scale water supplies are the backbone of water supply in rural areas in the entire pan-European region. Yet experience shows that they find such provision a challenge, for administrative, managerial, operational and resourcing reasons. .../...
Title
Author Sinisi, L., Aertgeerts, R.
Year
2011 Order Number    13400116 ISBN-13
 9789289002585
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
Extreme weather events, including floods and droughts, are increasing in frequency and intensity. They affect the operation of water-supply, drainage and sewerage infrastructure, and the functioning of wastewater treatment plants, thereby affecting the protection of public health. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    11500821 ISBN-13
 9789241548229
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
Household water treatment (HWT) is increasingly being promoted as a rapidly implementable and cost-effective interim approach to improve water quality. It is a key preventive component of the WHO/UNICEF comprehensive strategy on diarrhoea control. .../...
Title
Author Cameron, J., Hunter, P., Jagals, P., Pond, K.
Year
2011 Order Number    11500823 ISBN-13
 9789241564281
Price
CHF 67,00  / US$ 80,40 Developing countries    CHF 46,90
English
In a new, joint publication, the World Health Organization and the International Water Association cover different aspects of social cost-benefit analysis as a basis for selecting investment options for the development of small community drinking-water supplies. Economic criteria shape investments in drinking-water supply systems and services. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    19600902  
 
Published commercially
English
Journal of Water and Health is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to the dissemination of information on the health implications and control of waterborne microorganisms and chemical substances in the broadest sense. This is to include microbial toxins, chemical quality and the aesthetic qualities of water. a href="http://www.iwaponline.com/jwh/default. .../...
Title
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2011 Order Number    11503787 ISBN-13
 9789241548113
Price
CHF 125,00  / US$ 150,00 Developing countries    CHF 87,50
English
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Title
Year
2011 Order Number    11500810 ISBN-13
 9789241548151
Price
CHF 120,00  / US$ 144,00 Developing countries    CHF 84,00
English
This fourth edition of the World Health Organization's Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality builds on over 50 years of guidance by WHO on drinking-water quality, which has formed an authoritative basis for the setting of national regulations and standards for water safety in support of public health. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    19600901  
 
Published commercially
English
Journal of Water and Health is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to the dissemination of information on the health implications and control of waterborne microorganisms and chemical substances in the broadest sense. This is to include microbial toxins, chemical quality and the aesthetic qualities of water. Editors: Charles P. Gerba, University of Arizona, USA Paul R. .../...
Title
Author Cunliffe, D., Bartram, J., Briand, E., Chartier, Y., Colbourne, J., Drury, D., Lee, J., Schaefer, B., Surman-Lee, S.
Year
2011 Order Number    11500808 ISBN-13
 9789241548106
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
This book provides guidance for managing water supplies in buildings where people may drink water, use water for food preparation, wash, shower, swim or use water for other recreational activities or be exposed to aerosols produced by water-using devices, such as cooling towers. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    15200133 ISBN-13
 9789290614838
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
The main objectives of this report is to provide an overview of the status of sanitation in East Asia to support decisions and recommendations in light of the collective governments' commitments expressed in the Beppu Declaration on 1 December 2007. The countries included in this analysis are those of the East Asia Region. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    11500791 ISBN-13
 9789241548014
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) practices are essential for maintaining people's health and dignity. People with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk of diarrhoeal diseases, which can decrease their life expectancy and quality of life, and increase the burden on their families and caregivers. .../...
Title
Author Rees, G., Pond, K., Kay, D., Bartram, J., Santo Domingo, J.
Year
2010 Order Number    11500758 ISBN-13
 9789241563826
Price
CHF 100,00  / US$ 120,00 Developing countries    CHF 70,00
English
Unsafe water used for bivalve shellfish growing causes outbreaks of disease in both developed and developing countries worldwide. Scientists and regulators agree that change is required so that monitoring and management better reflect risks to shellfish consumers. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    11503062 ISBN-13
 9789241547772
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The third edition of the Guide to Hygiene and Sanitation in Aviation addresses water, food, waste disposal, cleaning and disinfection, vector control and cargo safety, with the ultimate goal of assisting all types of airport and aircraft operators and all other responsible bodies in achieving high standards of hygiene and sanitation, to protect travellers and crews engaged in air transport. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    15209076 ISBN-13
 9789290614449
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This module is designed to improve the awareness, knowledge and skills of health professionals regarding poverty and gender concerns in actions to improve access to clean water, adequate sanitation and safe food. The module is divided into six sections: Section 1 defines clean water, adequate sanitation and safe food, as well as waterborne and foodborne hazards and diseases. .../...
Title
Author Adams, J., Sims, J., Chartier, Y., Bartram, J.
Year
2009 Order Number    11500770 ISBN-13
 9789241547796
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Adequate provision of water supply, sanitation, hygiene and waste management in schools has a number of positive effects and contributes to a reduced burden of disease among children, staff and their families. Such interventions also provide opportunities for greater gender equity in access to education, and create educational opportunities to promote safe environments at home and in communities. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    15200122 ISBN-13
 9789290614029
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Every year, thousands of deaths due to diarrhea, cholera, typhoid and other gastrointestinal diseases have been attributed to poor water, sanitation and hygiene not just in this region but globally. Diarrheal diseases could be avoided if water suppliers would ensure the safety of drinking water from source to consumer. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    15200129 ISBN-13
 9789290614180
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This document is intended to serve as an instrument for governments to establish a sector assessment process in their respective countries, and to generate national performance assessments of the water supply and sanitation sector recurrently. It provides orientation on how to build up a sustainable process, rather than being merely a tool to prepare sector assessment reports. .../...
Title
Author Atkinson, J., Chartier, Y., Pessoa-Silva, C.L., Jensen, P., Li, Y., Seto, W.H.
Year
2009 Order Number    11500771 ISBN-13
 9789241547857
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
In this new guideline, natural ventilation is considered for the first time among the effective measures to control infections in health care. Such a recommendation from WHO demonstrates a growing recognition of the role of ventilation and natural ventilation for infection control. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    11500575 ISBN-13
 9789241562638
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,00
English
In 2004, the WHO Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality recommended that water suppliers develop and implement "Water Safety Plans" (WSPs) in order to systematically assess and manage risks. Since this time, governments and regulators, water suppliers and practitioners have increasingly embraced this approach, but they have also requested further guidance. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    19600701  
 
Published commercially
English
a href="http://www.iwaponline.com/jwh/default.htm"> Journal of Water and Health (click to access the link) Editors: Charles P. Gerba, University of Arizona, USA Paul R. Hunter, University of East Anglia, UK Paul Jagals, University of Johannesburg,South Africa In S. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    11500727 ISBN-13
 9789241563550
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
Can calcium and magnesium ('hardness') in drinking water contribute to preventing disease? This book documents the outputs of an unprecedented group of experts assembled by the World Health Organization to address this question. It includes their comprehensive consensus view on what is known and what is not about the role and possible health benefit of calcium and magnesium in drinking-water. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    15200115 ISBN-13
 9789290614012
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This new publication reveals that the numbers of people in the Pacific island countries served with some form of improved sanitation rose from 2.9 million in 1990 to 4.0 million in 2006. Despite this impressive achievement, the proportion of people served in 2006 was still barely 48% of the overall population. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    09905013 ISBN-13
 9789240560260
Price
CHF 195,00  / US$ 234,00 Developing countries    CHF 136,50
.
The Water, Sanitation and Health electronic library, 5th edition, includes more than 220 documents of new and current publications. The documents provide information on water supply and sanitation, recreational/bathing waters, achieving the Millennium Development Goals on water, sanitation and hygiene, drinking-water quality, water resources management and health-care waste. .../...
Title
Author Thompson, T., Fawell, J., Kunikane, S., Jackson, D., et al.
Year
2007 Order Number    11500630 ISBN-13
 9789241546768
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
This book provides guidance on the chemical safety of drinking-water. Chemical contaminants of drinking-water are often considered a lower priority than microbial contaminants, because adverse health effects from chemical contaminants are generally associated with long-term exposures, whereas the effects from microbial contaminants are usually immediate. .../...
Title
Author Bartram, J., Chartier, Y., Lee, J.V., Pond, K., Surman-Lee, S.
Year
2007 Order Number    11500633 ISBN-13
 9789241562973
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
Water is the major natural reservoir for legionellae, and the bacteria are found worldwide in many different natural and artificial aquatic environments, such as cooling towers, water systems in hotels homes, ships and factories, respiratory therapy equipment, fountains misting devices and spa pools. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11501653 ISBN-13
 9789241546829
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
The third edition of the WHO Guidelines for the safe use of wastewater, excreta and greywater has been extensively updated to take account of new scientific evidence and contemporary approaches to risk management. The revised Guidelines reflect a strong focus on disease prevention and public health principles. .../...
Title
Author Fawell, J., Bailey, K., Chilton, J., Dahi, E., et al.
Year
2006 Order Number    11500668 ISBN-13
 9789241563192
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
Fluoride is known to occur at elevated concentration in a number of parts of the world where it can be a significant cause of disease. The primary focus of this book is the prevention of adverse health effects from excessive levels of fluoride in drinking-water. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11500625 ISBN-13
 9789241546683
Price
CHF 160,00  / US$ 192,00 Developing countries    CHF 112,00
English
Protecting drinking-water resources is a key barrier in preventing health effects from pathogens and toxic chemicals. Effective action builds on cooperation amongst practitioners in many fields - drinking-water supply, health environment, land-use planning, agriculture and many more. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11504653 ISBN-13
 9789241546850
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries    CHF 49,00
English
The third edition of the WHO Guidelines for the safe use of wastewater, excreta and greywater has been extensively updated to take account of new scientific evidence and contemporary approaches to risk management. The revised Guidelines reflect a strong focus on disease prevention and public health principles. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11502525 ISBN-13
 9789241546805
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries    CHF 49,00
English
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Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11502653 ISBN-13
 9789241546836
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries    CHF 49,00
English
The third edition of the WHO Guidelines for the safe use of wastewater, excreta and greywater has been extensively updated to take account of new scientific evidence and contemporary approaches to risk management. The revised Guidelines reflect a strong focus on disease prevention and public health principles. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11503653 ISBN-13
 9789241546843
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
The third edition of the WHO Guidelines for the safe use of wastewater, excreta and greywater has been extensively updated to take account of new scientific evidence and contemporary approaches to risk management. The revised Guidelines reflect a strong focus on disease prevention and public health principles. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    11500666 ISBN-13
 9789241563185
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This publication describes the processes involved in the design, installation and maintenance of modern plumbing systems. It recommends a number of plumbing system design and installation specifications that have demonstrated their validity from years of experience. .../...
Title
Author Pond, K.
Year
2005 Order Number    11500647 ISBN-13
 9789241563055
Price
CHF 130,00  / US$ 156,00 Developing countries    CHF 91,00
English
Worldwide, the popularity of recreational activities which involve contact with water is continuing to grow. Moreover, ease of travel and change in human behaviour has altered the use of water for recreational purposes. Users should be aware that recreational exposures to pathogens may result in disease. Susceptible populations including people with reduced immune function (e.g. .../...
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    11500629 ISBN-13
 9789241562935
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
Every day, diarrhoeal diseases from easily preventable causes claim the lives of approximately 5 000 people, most of them young children. Sufficient and better quality drinking water and basic sanitation can cut this toll dramatically, and simple, low-cost household water treatment has the potential to save further lives. .../...
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    19300208 ISBN-13
 9789241592741
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
The objective of this book is to provide guidance for selecting the most appropriate options for safely managing solid waste generated at primary health care centres in developing countries. The main tool of this guide consists of six decision-trees aimed at assisting the user in identifying appropriate waste management methods. .../...
Title
Author LeChevallier, M.W., Kwok-Keung, A.
Year
2004 Order Number    11500563 ISBN-13
 9789241562553
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 25,00
English
Contamination of drinking-water by microbial pathogens can cause disease outbreaks and contribute to background rates of disease. There are many treatment options for controlling pathogens from drinking-water. Finding the right solution for a particular supply involves choosing from a range of processes. .../...
Title
Author Bartram, J., Cotruvo, J., Dufour, A., Rees, G., Pedley, S.
Year
2004 Order Number    11500585 ISBN-13
 9789241562591
Price
CHF 150,00  / US$ 180,00 Developing countries    CHF 75,00
English
Environmental mycobacteria can be found in diverse environments around the world and most appear to exhibit a saprophytic lifestyle. However, some have the ability to infect animals, birds and humans, and have evolved mechanisms by which they can invade and grow within host cells: the pathogenic environmental mycobacteria (PEM). .../...
Title
Author Ainsworth, R.
Year
2004 Order Number    11500557 ISBN-13
 9789241562515
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries    CHF 35,00
English
The development of pressurized pipe networks for supplying drinking-water to individual dwellings, buildings and communal taps is an important component in the continuing development and health of many communities. .../...
Title
Author Cotruvo,J., Dufour,A., Rees,G., Bartram,J., Carr,R., Cliver,D.O., Craun,G.F.
Year
2004 Order Number    11500596 ISBN-13
 9789241562737
Price
CHF 180,00  / US$ 216,00 Developing countries    CHF 90,00
English
A significant number of emerging and re-emerging waterborne zoonotic pathogens have been recognized over recent decades. SARS, E. coli O157:H7, and Cryptosporidium provide examples of zoonoses with waterborne routes of transmission. .../...
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    11500605 ISBN-13
 9789241562782
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This report prepared by WHO and UNICEF provides water supply and sanitation coverage data for 1990 and 2002 at national, regional and global levels and an analysis of trends towards 2015. It is intended as a 'reality check' on how far we have come, and where we need to focus next, in order to fulfil our commitment towards the water supply and sanitation targets of the Millennium Development Goals.
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500562 ISBN-13
 9789241546300
Price
CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries    CHF 31,50
English
Inadequate drinking water and sanitation are amongst the world's major causes of preventable morbidity and mortality. This book provides a state-of-the-art review on approaches and methods used in assessing the microbial safety of drinking water. It supports the rapidly emerging trend towards preventive management and a broader, system-wide outlook. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500525 ISBN-13
 9789241545808
Price
CHF 70,00  / US$ 84,00 Developing countries    CHF 49,00
English
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Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500546 ISBN-13
 9789241590563
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
The objective of this brochure is to raise awareness to the right to water as an important health and human rights concern. Water is the essence of life and human dignity. The right to water entitles everyone to sufficient, safe, acceptable, physically accessible and affordable water, and it must be enjoyed without discrimination by women and men. .../...
Title
Year
2002 Order Number    11505404 ISBN-13
 9789241545358
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 24,50
English
This Addendum to the second edition of the Guidelines for drinking-water quality contains reviews of a number of pathogens that occur widely in water - Aeromonas and Legionella spp ., Vibrio cholerae , enteric hepatitis viruses, and protozoan parasites ( Cryptosporidium, Giardia, and Cyclospora spp .). .../...
Title
Year
2000 Order Number    19300182  
 
Price
CHF 44,00  / US$ 52,80 Developing countries    CHF 30,80
English
A spiral-bound collection of training materials and activities designed to help planners, managers, and engineers improve water supply and sanitation projects through the better management of their operation and maintenance. .../...
Title
Year
1998 Order Number    11504404 ISBN-13
 9789241545143
Price
CHF 14,00  / US$ 16,80 Developing countries    CHF 9,80
English
This addendum to volume one of Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality summarizes new findings that have become available since the second edition was published in 1993, and that call for a reconsideration of selected guideline values issued at that time. In addition, guideline values for four substances are presented here for the first time. .../...
Title
Year
1997 Order Number    11503404 ISBN-13
 9789241545037
Price
CHF 72,00  / US$ 86,40 Developing countries    CHF 50,40
English
A comprehensive guide to all practical procedures and technical measures required to ensure the safety of drinking-water supplies in small communities and periurban areas of developing countries. Now in its second edition, the book has been vastly expanded in line with broadened appreciation for the many factors that influence water quality and determine its impact on health. .../...
Title
Year
1987 Order Number    14500010 ISBN-13
 9789290210016
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
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Title
Year
1985 Order Number    15800009 ISBN-13
 9789290221784
Price
CHF 7,00  / US$ 8,40 Developing countries    CHF 4,90
English
Summary unavailable.
Title
Year
1984 Order Number    15800004 ISBN-13
 9789290221739
Price
CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
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Title
Year
1983 Order Number    15800001 ISBN-13
 9789290221708
Price
CHF 8,00  / US$ 9,60 Developing countries    CHF 5,60
English
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