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6.5 Disposal (Topic e)

6.5.1 Wastewater and stormwater

Most wastewater is discharged into surface water in EU countries though direct discharges into coastal water and estuaries and onto the land take place. Standards to be met by effluent will be described in Section 6.6.1, and basic information on the discharge of stormwater and reuse of water respectively in Section 6.2.2 and Section 6.4.

6.5.2 Sludge

Likewise, information on sludge disposal has been presented in Section 6.3.2 which deals with both the stabilization and utilization , and the disposal of sludge


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