Social media campaign conducted on importance of co-treatment

The Hindu | Aug 14, 2020 at 8:47 AM
  • Treating faecal sludge along with sewage in Sewage Treatment Plants (STP) — is important for public health and for the environment.
  • The need to create awareness on the full cycle of sanitation and expanding co-treatment to more STPs in the State is being emphasised by the Tamil Nadu Urban Sanitation Support Programme (TNUSSP).
  • The State government, through the operative guidelines for septage management for local bodies in Tamil Nadu, had planned co-treatment of faecal sludge from OSS along with sewage in STPs in 2014.