Official Journal of the International Society for Sanitation Studies (ISSS)

OPEN ACCESS

All published articles are free to read.

PEER-REVIEWED

A double-blind peer-review process.

CHARGE FREE

No Article Processing Charges (APC).

In April 2022, this journal changed its name from Sanitation Value Chain to Sanitation and became the official journal of the “International Society for Sanitation Studies (ISSS).”

Latest Article

 

Review

A Short History of the Utilization of Nightsoil in Agriculture

Yuko Shirai, Stephen J. Leisz, Kazutake Kyuma

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ABOUT THE JOURNAL

AIMS AND SCOPE

Sanitation is an open access, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to publishing papers on global sanitation, ranging from science, technology, and health to its sociocultural aspects.

Generally our journal relates to the following fields:

  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Hygiene, Public Health, and Risk Assessment
  • Engineering, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences
  • Resource Recovery and Reuse
  • Business Models
  • Field Studies

We welcome papers by early career researchers, particularly from low and middle-income countries.

Types of manuscripts: original articles, research reports, reviews, perspectives.

Published articles’ research regions
Sub-Saharan Africa
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Southeast Asia
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South Asia
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East Asia
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Non-specific areas
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EDITORIAL BOARD

Editor-in-chief

Taro YAMAUCHI

Hokkaido University, Japan

Deputy editor-in-chief

Hidenori HARADA

Kyoto University, Japan

Seiji NAKAO

Kyoto University, Japan

Ken USHIJIMA

Hokkaido Research Organization, Japan

Editors

Taku FUJIWARA

Kyoto University, Japan

Aileen HUELGAS-ORBECIDO

De La Salle University, Philippines

Takashi INOUE

Hokkaido University, Japan

Makoto NISHI

Hiroshima University, Japan

Imasiku Anayama NYAMBE

University of Zambia, Zambia

Sebastian Ignacio Charchalac OCHOA

Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, Guatemala

Michael Angelo B. PROMENTILLA

De La Salle University, Philippines

Daisuke SANO

Tohoku University, Japan

Takao SHIMIZU

Kyoto Seika University, Japan

Yuko SHIRAI

Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Japan

Neni SINTAWARDANI

National Research and Innovation Agency, Indonesia

Elli W. SUGITA

Osaka University, Japan

ISSN

2758-0334 (Online)