Scientists have proven that land only takes up between 29-31 percent of the earth’s surface. Water is a vital product for the survival of living things. It is used for various reasons that keep our lives moving without which our lives can come to a halt and even cause death.
Water is first of all used for drinking. Living things, both the flora and fauna depend on water among other things for their full growth. Water is also used to produce electricity through hydropower which makes our industries and factories function. Without water many of the activities that we do today could not be possible and even most of the living things could not be around as we know them.
To continue enjoying the uses of water, we all need to take very good care of it. This we can do first by putting in measures to prevent water pollution. When pollution happens, this does not mean that we should not work on innovative ways and methods that will help the water be restored back to its original form. This can be done in small or large scale.
The process is called water treatment and it basically involves the cleaning of water for it to be okay for the end us. In the improvement of water, any particles that are considered unworthy are removed.
A septic tank is used in the treatment of wastewater. It undergoes a scientific process that involves separation of water from the waste and depositing in different places.
A common sector that uses wastewater treatment is the agricultural sector. Farm produce and chemicals are very harmful when it comes into contact with water that is for consumption.
Water treatment facilities are also used for domestic treatment.
Facility wastewater treatment is the treatment of water from most public facilities like buildings and other public amenities schools, hospitals and also industires.
Before setting up a facility like a school or any other in a particular area, one needs to understand a number of things about wastewater collection regarding installation and charges. In most cities, a wastewater fee is collected from each facility after a given period. Below are some of the reasons the public should help.
One is that the fee is used to help in the maintenance of the sewage and drainage pipes of the city because without this, the city can be in a sewage disaster.
Wastewater is in most cases treated for other uses and this needs to be catered for.
The city also earns revenue from the collection it charges leading to investments.
There are different tests conducted and tis needs to be funded by the city inhabitants and council.
The fees is also used to pay salaries of the various people who work in the wastewater department.