How Storms Can Overwhelm Water Treatment Systems

How Storms Can Overwhelm Water Treatment Systems

How Storms Can Overwhelm Water Treatment Systems

01/12/23

“How can storms overwhelm water treatment systems?”

Sewage water treatment systems are designed to channel a certain amount of water. However, when storms happen, a gush of water can flood these sewage systems. If too much volume seeps in, then the system can become overwhelmed and spill out. This can lead to discharges which can pollute nearby streets and bodies of water. Holidays are especially strenuous since wastewater systems are operating far beyond average use. This is How Storms Can Overwhelm Water Treatment Systems.

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