A Few Facts
Up to 95% of sludge is made from the chemicals used to treat water, not from heavy metals and other contaminants which much be removed from the water.
Up to 90% of labor is consumed handling sludge, staging treatment chemicals and re-treating water or babysitting an overworked system.
Up to 80% of wastewater can be economically recycled.
Up to 90% of wastewater treatment cost is used to reduce the last 10% of contaminants.
The more time allowed for treatment of wastewater, the less chemistry, polymer, acid and alkalinity is required.