New York City’s Wastewater Treatment System

began in New York at the end. 1890s and early 1900s with two. … sewage treatment plants, also known as wastewater treatment. …

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New York City\’s Wastewater Treatment System
Table of Centents

  • Pollution Control Programs Continued . . . 12-16
  • Pollution Prevention Program
  • Dry Weather Discharges
  • Grease
  • Pumping Station Telemetry
  • Combined Sewer Overflows
  • Floating Debris
  • Water Quality Monitoring
  • Regulatory Telemetry System / Enhanced Beach Protection Program
  • Nutrients
  • Water Waste
  • Map of New York Harbor and Historical Sampling Sites . . . 15
  • Diagram of Treatment Process . . . 16-17
  • How You Can Make a Difference . . . 18-19
  • Conserve Water
  • Keep Hazardous Substance out of the Sewer System
  • Don’t Litter
  • Use Mass Transportation
  • Dispose of Household Grease Properly
  • Volunteer for Shoreline Cleanup and Survey Programs
  • Report Dry Weather Discharges
  • Map of New York City Plant Locations and Capacities . . . 20
  • New York City Wastewater Treatment Plants . . . 21-24
  • DEP Sludge Vessels . . . 25
  • Wastewater Treatment Plants Before Modernization . . . 26-30
  • Bureau of Wastewater Treatment Organizational Chart . . . 31
  • How to Get in Touch with DEP . . . 32
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