The promotor of the ICP Environmental Sanitation opts for a small research fund for graduated ICP scholars employed at the same institution (i.e. the Environmental Science Department, Ateneo de Manila University). With this fund, small laboratory equipment can be pruchased for the department, so that graduates can put the acquired knowledge into practice. In the first instance, the laboratory equipment will be used in the framewordk of the project "Implementation of Constructed Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment in the Philippines. Part I: Pilot-scale Study using Horizontal Subsurface Flow Constructed Wetlands (HSSF CW)".