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Centre for Sustainable Development

Est 2000 - home of the MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

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2005 Dr Edoardo Piano

New Approaches To Wastewater Treatment In Disaster Relief

Disasters can affect the provision of clean water and hygienic sanitation, which are crucial for maintaining public health. Excrete disposal in emergencies has often been a low priority. The selection of excreta disposal solutions is site and population-specific, and requires the consideration of environmental and social factors. A decision flowchart for the selection of appropriate sanitation solutions has been  generated to assist the relief engineer.

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MPhil Field study tour to Mid Wales April 2018

Apr 18, 2018

The ESD MPhil students had a successful fieldtrip to Mid Wales at the start of April. The purpose of the Field Trip was to visit a number of organisations dealing largely in Development, Energy, or Sustainable Technologies mostly in the context of mid Wales.

Debate on nuclear energy

Mar 21, 2018

Debate on nuclear energy (description by Alejandro Fiocco)

New Thinking Sustainability Blog set up by class of 2016/2017

Mar 05, 2018

The class of 2016/2017 have started a new blog

ESD MPhil students debate on Dirty Industries

Feb 20, 2018

Debate on dirty industries (description by Jof Ruxton)

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