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sewage

(so͞o′ĭj)
n.
Liquid and solid waste carried off in sewers or drains.

sewage

Semi-solid and liquid waste (e.g., greywater and blackwater from toilets, kitchen sinks, washing machines, tubs, showers, etc.).

sewage

human waste products (FAECES and URINE) that are carried away for treatment.
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The Kalba sewage plant has the capacity to process 3,700 cu.
The assistant undersecretary said that the ministry will ensure constant supervision on all of its projects, including the sewage projects, in order to fulfill the needs of citizens in the different areas of the Kingdom and provide better services.
Guchu said the ministry is developing policies and putting up infrastructure to have the sewage produced in households and industries treated and recycled.
A polio case can be reported in any city due to the frequent movement of people from one city to another, but the presence of the virus in sewage water means that a vaccination campaign in the area did not meet its target.
'First of all, we need a master plan from the provincial authorities, with assistance from NGOs, to help in the cleaning and elimination of water sewage,' he said.
The sewage disposal system in Islamabad provides disposal from each house through pipes and its conduction to trunk sewers.
The length of the future sewage network projects till 2045 will be 2,518km and the length of the treated water 302km.
'The other proposed sewage system, the vacuum sewer system, was not approved under the National Water Services Commission's standards,' he said in his winding up speech.
There are, however, some fundamental flaws in the Greater Karachi sewage treatment plans as envisaged in Project S-III.
Those outside this area must build their own sewage treatment plants or septic tanks and employ sewage dislodging services.
A new report suggests that between 2011 and 2014, the volume of treated sewage in Saudi Arabia increased from 66% to 77%.
Up to 20,000 houses have been connected to the sewage network across the emirate (Alamy Image)