Sustainable Management of Foul Water
13 October 2021
As a follow on from the conclusions of previous articles, sustainable drainage systems for surface water are moving in the right direction for the environment. The management of foul water, however, is progressing much slower.
Environmentally sound treatment of wastewater, whether on a specific site or via a public treatment works, can be a way to have a positive impact on energy consumption, carbon footprint, nutrient balance, quality of our watercourses, pollution content in public rivers and much more.