Effects of professional maintenance

Effluent quality of small wastewater treatment plants

Small wastewater treatment plants have developed rapidly over the last few years. Not only the wide range of different systems, but also the distinctive features of the manufacturers increasingly lead to large challenges as far as maintenance and repair are concerned.

It is necessary that small wastewater treatment plants obtain different effluent qualities at different locations. They meet the legislative requirements ranging from the simple carbon degradation to hygienization. A prerequisite for ensuring compliance with these requirements in practice is the practical inspection by an...

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