Wastewater Treatment Works Onsite Use

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A number of Hunter Water's wastewater treatment works use recycled water throughout the treatment process and for cleaning processes. The wastewater treatment works save approximately 180ML drinking water per year through the use of recycled water.
    
Onsite effluent reuse can be used for such purposes as hosing down, screenings washing, grit washing, gravity drainage decks, belt filter presses, polymer make-up, inlet works, cleaning of clarifiers and general site service water.

Onsite effluent reuse takes place at:

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