Environmental & Analytical Toxicology

ISSN: 2161-0525

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Adan Kendric

Department of Environmental Engineering, University of Holy Federal, Vitoria, Brazil

  • Review   
    Wastewater Treatment Facilities in the Bushbuckridge Local Municipality, South Africa
    Author(s): Adan Kendric*

    Water contamination is a global problem that primarily affects rural communities that use these water sources for daily domestic activities. The review objective was to decide whether the emanating from the Bushbuckridge Region's Waste Water Treatment Works (WWTWs) adds to the contamination of the Sand Stream Catchment. Thulamahashe and Dwarsloop were the two WWTWs where the investigation was carried out. Participants responses to a questionnaire were gathered. For the purpose of determining physicochemical parameters and coliform counts, monthly water samples were taken from the treatment plant and Sand River. The study discovered that the Sand River Catchment was primarily polluted by WWTWs. Unprecedented mechanical and technical difficulties confront the WWTWs. Raw wastewater has been discharged into catchments as a result of numerous system failures at the .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/2161-0525.2022.12.684

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