Ecological Treatments of Sewer





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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Brazil

Location: Fortaleza-CE

Total Budget: $30,000

Area of Focus: Water and sanitation

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The project will be implemented in the community of Morro de Sandras, Vicente Pinzon neighborhood, Fortaleza, CE. The community chose 60 families from two streets where the sewage runs in the open, causing illness and even death in children, in addition to the spread of dengue mosquitoes. The solution will be the construction of BETS, which are tanks for treatment of black waters (sanitary) and CIRCLES OF BANANA TREES, for treatment of gray water (bathroom and kitchen). Each family will have the possession and use of the installed systems and will be trained to take care of the plants used and the systems, as they will protect everyone from insects and harmful animals to humans.

Primary Host Partner

District: 4490

Rotary Club of: Fortaleza-Dunas

Primary Contact: Julio J A Lossio

Email: julio@lossio.net

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Need $20,000
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

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by Julio J A Lossio

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