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sewage

Any liquid-borne waste, containing animal or vegetable matter in suspension or solution; may include liquids containing chemicals in solution; ground, surface, or storm water may become mixed with it as it is admitted into or passes through the sewers.
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The major objective of this study was to investigate the hydrocarbonoclastic potential of coliforms from local domestic sewage samples.
It is noteworthy that about 3~10 mg/L of P in domestic sewage may provide a valuable potential market for P recovery.
The domestic sewage used in this study was obtained from a sewage treatment plant in an estate located in Warri, Nigeria.
The construction is divided into three parts, namely domestic sewage treatment station, domestic water purification station and underground water treatment station.
In urban areas, domestic sewage is typically treated by centralized sewage treatment plants.
Furthermore, these compounds may be related to local contamination levels caused by domestic sewage, be it as a result of treated effluent or discharge without any treatment (CARBALLA et al., 2004; WATABE et al., 2004).
"These trucks can't just dump the domestic sewage in the open areas without treating it.
"According to the ZSL review, a major issue for threatened freshwater species is water pollution from agricultural run-off, domestic sewage and industrial waste." Invertebrates contribute to various environmental tasks including pollination, water filtration, nutrient recycling and early warnings on water pollution.
Domestic Sewage: Domestic sewage is another important source of water pollution.
In Pakistan, the quality of fresh water has been altered by the impacts of domestic sewage, industrial effluents, and agriculture runoff.
Combined sewer systems, which have not been constructed for decades in the United States, carry both sanitary wastewater (domestic sewage from homes, as well as industrial and commercial wastewater), and storm water runoff (from rainfall or snowmelt) in a single system of pipes to a publicly owned treatment works.
It will use the emerging new technology of thermal hydrolysis advanced digestion, in which more than 500,000 tonnes of sludge - from the treatment of domestic sewage and industrial effluent from a population equivalent of 1,000,000 people - will be reduced to about 60,000 tonnes and will be used to generate electricity.