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Marine and Freshwater

Definition(s)

Plant for treating and purifying water before it is pumped into pipes for distribution to houses, factories, schools, etc. (Source: GEMET/PHC)

Hierarchy

Related terms:
waterworks

In other languages

French
traitement de l'eau
Russian
водоподготовка
Spanish
tratamiento del agua
Chinese, Simplified
水处理
Arabic
معالجة المياه

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with water treatment

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with water treatment. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Stockholm Convention

Multimedia

Video- Two Minutes on Oceans with Jim Toomey: Wastewater