Please note that:

  • costing data provided is to a great extent dependent on supplier information and may vary from one region/ country to another as well as over time.
  • capital costs don't include shipment and customs costs neither installation and eventual construction requirements to shelter the equipment.
  • recurrent costs only take into consideration maintenance costs (spare parts) and energy supply but don't include labor costs.

Neither the World Health Organization nor any of the associated/supporting organisations does take any responsibility regarding the safety and suitability of the described options, nor do the recommendations necessarily reflect the views of these organisations.