POWTPower of Working Together
POWTPublicly Owned Treatment Works
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Guidelines were published in April and sent out for comment regarding the discharge of effluent to POWTs.
However, recent EPA initiatives have recognized that POWTs factor into the degradation of water quality, and have begun tightening POTW limits through water quality-based limits.
POWTs accepting waste streams from industrial dischargers will be faced with more stringent and expanded limits which the POWTs will have to pass upstream to their industrial dischargers.