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Clean Water for Today: What is Wastewater Treatment?

The role of the wastewater treatment plant is carefully documented in this 18-page booklet originally produced by the Water Environment Federation. A detailed introduction to wastewater treatment is supported by clear illustrations and a complete glossary.

  • The publication describes the typical publicly-owned treatment plant and provides the public with a clear understanding of how water pollution is controlled.

Target Audience(s)
General public, organizations, educators, students of all ages

Additional Information
Division of Water Quality
Director's Office,
NJDEP, PO Box 029
Division of Water Quality Logo Trenton NJ 086250-0029
Attn: Linda D'Amico
Phone: 609-292-4543
Fax: 609-984-7938

Download the pdf HERE.

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