Wastewater irrigation is an economical and high-in-nutrients option for even the poorest farmers. But, if untreated, the consequences for our health and the environment can be catastrophic.
To respond to this need, ISO has developed ISO 16075 on the safe use of treated wastewater for irrigation. The four-part standard covers issues like design, materials, construction, performance and monitoring to help farmers put in place treated wastewater projects.

Download the guidelines for treated wastewater use for irrigation projects:

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