This guide examines some of the factors that need to be taken into account when planning and designing a latrine pit (or twin pits), including the location of a latrine, its shape, volume, liquid capacity and life.
- Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
- Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC)
Published inWEDC Guide
CitationREED, B., 2014. G023: Latrine pit design. Loughborough: WEDC, Loughborough University.
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NotesThis guide was published by the Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC) at Loughborough University.