Definition of wastewater
: water that has been used (as in a manufacturing process) : sewage
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Instead of relying on private developers to build new facilities for the digesters, cities are adapting existing infrastructure: wastewater treatment facilities.
Citing border agents’ concerns, a bipartisan congressional delegation from San Diego County has called on the Trump administration to devote more attention to helping Tijuana fix its old sewer pipes and wastewater treatment plants.
Burbank’s assistant public works director of wastewater systems.
All of them talking acre-feet and reclamation guidelines and cooperation, wastewater efficiency, recycling, water banking, evaporation reduction and river covers, tamarisk and cottonwood and willow elimination.
Just upwind of a wastewater treatment plant on Maui's North Shore there's a small cove of golden sand and low surf officially called Ka'a Point.
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