Tag: POTWs

Pretreatment Program – P2

As the name suggests, Pollution Prevention (P2) is the program/practice of reducing or eliminating the use of toxic substances at the source by modifying the production process which helps to reduce the amount of pollutants released into the environment. One objective of the Pretreatment Program is to promote recycling and reclamation of municipal, industrial wastewater […]

HAULED WASTES - POTW Pretreatment Program

Many POTWs accept hauled waste in addition to the waste received through the collection system. “Hauled waste” refers to the transportation means by which the waste reaches a facility. These wastes can be non-domestic waste or sewage or domestic waste. Wastes could include restaurant grease, chemical toilet waste, wastewater from drilling processes, and even hazardous […]