The ICSMP will help the Government and PUC to develop a strategy for the sanitation sector for the next 25 years based on a new paradigm: “waste is a resource”. Figure 1 below shows the links of the ICSMP to the National Sustainable Development Strategy.
The objective of the project is to generate evidence on the market demand for sludge by-products (Resource Recovery and Reuse (RRR) products) and treated sewage effluent, recovered nutrients and energy from sludge and waste water. The main questions to reply are :
Ecofilae‘s objectives were :