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Wastewater Disposal & Treatment
There are a variety of ways wastewater is disposed of in Miami-Dade County.
A sanitary sewer system relies on underground pipes and aboveground facilities to transport wastewater to treatment plants. A septic tank system serves as an on-site wastewater treatment system in places where public sewers are not available.
Pump, or lift, stations lift wastewater from a lower to a higher elevation.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Fri Jul 15, 2016 2:41:19 PM
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