The Great Sewer Separation Debate
Abstract:This paper discusses and compares sewer separation and other combined sewer overflow control methods from a variety of perspectives. A comprehensive life cycle analysis and consideration of a wider range of potential benefits and risks is recommended. The paper describes an approach that helps reduce water quality concerns for separate storm sewer systems using green infrastructure and other watershed BMPs focusing on source control, while optimizing sanitary sewer system performance
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: January 1, 2009
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