Wastewater Treatment: Overview and Background

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The Clean Water Act prescribes performance levels to be attained by municipal sewage treatment plants in order to prevent the discharge of harmful wastes into surface waters.

Creator(s): Copeland, Claudia
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 20, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Copeland, Claudia

Specialist in Resources and Environmental Policy; Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 20, 2008
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United States
Description:

The Clean Water Act prescribes performance levels to be attained by municipal sewage treatment plants in order to prevent the discharge of harmful wastes into surface waters.

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6 pages.

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Keyword(s): wastewater
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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