How is reclaimed water processed?

The wastewater treatment and disinfection process requires four steps:

  • Step 1: Remove large solid materials. 
  • Step 2: “Good” microorganisms break down smaller solids. 
  • Step 3: Remove undesirable compounds and tiny suspended particles. 
  • Step 4: Add chlorine to get rid of disease causing organisms.

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1. What is reclaimed water?
2. What is the benefit of using reclaimed water?
3. How is reclaimed water processed?
4. Is reclaimed water safe?
5. How can reclaimed water be used?
6. Are there any uses of reclaimed water that are not allowed?
7. How can I get reclaimed water?
8. What is the cost for reclaimed water?