Sentence Examples

  • Improving Wastewater Treatment: Utility companies have improved the controls in their treatment plants and fixed broken pipes to reduce the amount of sewage and chemical detergents released into water supplies.
  • Domestic Wastewater: Wastewater from the houses where we live can contaminate water systems through broken pipes, spillage or improper water treatment.
  • E-coli bacteria found in human waste can contaminate groundwater if wastewater is improperly treated.
  • Agricultural Wastewater: Water used in irrigation of crops and other agricultural processes can be contaminated by insecticides, animal waste and chemical fertilizers.
  • Learn more about how wastewater and gray water are being recycled on a larger scale by visiting Living Machines, a technology developed by Worrell Water Technologies.