Glossary

Sewage

Sewage is also known known as Domestic/Municipal Wastewater and is produced by people living in a community. Sewage is characterized based on its bacteriologic status, chemical and toxic constituents, rate of flow and physical condition. Sewage usually consists of greywater (from sinks or dishwashers), blackwater combined with human excrement (from toilets), soap, detergent and toilet paper.
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