News Feature | December 12, 2016

Study Points Pollution Finger At Wastewater Treatment Plants

Source: Aerzen
Study Points Pollution Finger At Wastewater Treatment Plants

Usually, wastewater treatment plants are lauded as defenders of the environment. A new study suggests that they do more harm to the planet than previously believed.

When the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) estimated global carbon dioxide emissions, it failed to include accurate emission estimates from wastewater, according to a press release from the American Chemical Society.