By Sherry Heinly, KSB North American Marketing Manager
Operating a wastewater facility is no easy task in today’s world. There are many challenges that owners / operators face, including sewage composition, water consumption, and an aging infrastructure. In the case of sewage composition, the composition of wastewater can be very difficult to predict. Sewage that is heavily-laden with solids and fibrous materials can affect not just the pumps in the station, but have a negative impact on the system as a whole.