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What are the functions of a water treatment plant?

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June 21, 2009 1:41PM

They pump in raw untreated water from a well, lake or river. Remove the odor and bad taste by aeration (a natural process) remove setable solids (another natural process), disinfect the water, adjust the PH of the water, filter the water (another natural process), then pump it out for your use.