Is reclaimed water safe?

YES. Durham meets the highest standards set by the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Neighboring systems in Town of Cary, City of Raleigh and Orange Water and Sewer Authority have safely operated reclaimed water systems for several years with no documented public health issues.

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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?