The Science Behind Sewer Systems

    Thousands and thousands of gallons of water and waste travel through your city’s sewer system every day. Have you ever wondered what it takes to design, engineer and maintain that system? What it takes to make sure your city’s wastewater meets environmental standards? What is the science behind the various wastewater treatment options used by cities today? Find out as you view this program. To obtain more details about the program including related curriculum standards, program objectives, a time-coded program agenda, pre-program and post program learning activities, and additional video and web resources related to the program, click on the Educational Material tab.