How is reclaimed water processed?
The wastewater treatment and disinfection process requires four steps:
  1. Remove large solid materials from the wastewater.
  2. Use microorganisms to break down smaller solids.
  3. Separate undesirable compounds and fine suspended particles from the water.
  4. Use chlorine to eliminate disease-causing viruses, bacteria and other organisms.

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1. Are there restrictions on reclaimed water use?
2. How do I apply for reclaimed water service?
3. How is reclaimed water processed?
4. Is reclaimed water safe?
5. What additional properties are scheduled to receive reclaimed water in the near future?
6. What are the benefits of using reclaimed water?
7. What areas currently receive reclaimed water?
8. What do I need to know about connecting to reclaimed water?
9. What is the quality of reclaimed water?
10. What is the reclaimed water rate?
11. What types of plants thrive on reclaimed water?