Recommendation for Recycling Water in Florida

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Recommendation For Recycling Water in Florida Prepared for: Tom Petty, Chairman Of The Board Department Of Environmental Regulation Board by: Environmental Specialist, Pasco County Florida November 29, 1996 Contents Abstract................................................2 Executive Summary.......................................3 Introduction............................................4 Methods.................................................4 Results.................................................5 Basic background information on water reuse in Florid...5 Reclaiming Waste Water in Florida Uses for reclaimed or reused water......................7 Conclusions.............................................7…show more content…
At the present time the water leaving the waste water plant is simply used for irrigation or dumped into drying ponds. With this new technology this wasted water can be used for drinking water, saving both our resources and money that is presently being spent pumping water out of the ground. This has already been in use in for some time in New York. We have observed excellent results with this scenario in the Westbury plant we inspected. We expect to achieve equally successful results in the Moon Lake plant as well. This should alleviate the water shortage and also bring the cost of processing potable water down in the future. Methods To carry out this project, I performed the following tasks: 1. Completed the approximate price of recycling waste water. The estimates include labor and materials and, since no additional land is required, the $50,000 estimate should cover all expenses. 2. Picked out the sight for the project, and have included a flow chart, which is attached for you to get an overall idea of what to expect. 3. Solicited and received prices of the materials required. 4. Upon your approval of the recycling option, we will draw up blue prints and lay out the floor plans for the expansion required to recycle water. Once the funds have been made available, this will be carried out immediately, and we can go over the blue prints and see if they meet your approval. Results First I will provide a basic background on the
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