This handbook on Terra Preta Sanitation provides an account of the main theories of Terra Preta formation and the principles of Terra Preta Sanitation concerning material recycling and improvemente of soil fertility

The first edition of the Terra Preta Sanitation (TPS) handbook is written by academics in the field of sanitation and soil science, including our own Water Expert Dr. Claudia Wendland. The handbook takes full account of the extensive developments which have occurred since the outset of the ecological sanitation approach. It serves as a guide to practitioners and individuals interested in new sanitation approaches.