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Survey on the use of single-use wipes and sanitation practices during the confinement due to COVID-19

Monday, 27 April 2020

These days we spend more hours at home and we may have changed our habits and use more hygienic products, which can affect the management of the sewer and the entire water cycle. To study what is the real effect of this period of confinement, due to the pandemic due to COVID19, from the Consortium Institute of Regional and Metropolitan Studies of Barcelona (IERMB) , and with the support of the Catalan Research Institute de l’Aigua , research on household sanitation practices has been launched and a survey addressed to all residents of Catalonia over the age of 16 has been drawn up: .

The research takes place within the framework of the SCOREwater European project, which focuses on waste water management, prevention and early detection of incidents.

In accordance with Organic Law 3/2018, of December 5, on the protection of personal data and the guarantee of digital rights, the data of the participants will be treated solely and exclusively for this study. The controller is the SCOREwater consortium and to obtain more information on data processing or to exercise your rights, you can contact SCOREwater .