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Discharge standard of pollutants for municipal wastewater treatment plant( National Standard GB 18918-2002 ).
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Countries: China
Regions: ASIA;North Pacific;North-West Pacific;East Asian Seas;Eastern Asia
Date of Text: 24/12/2002
Entry into Force: This Standard enters into force on 1 July 2003.
Implements: LEX-FAOC023549 Law of the People's Republic of China on Prevention and Control of Water Pollution. 28/02/2008
Implements: LEX-FAOC135947 Decree No. 9 of the President promulgating the Environmental Protection Law of the People's Republic of China. 24/04/2014
Related Web Site: kjs.mep.gov.cn
Type of Text: Miscellaneous
Abstract: This Standard aim at promoting the construction and management of municipal waste water treatment plants, strengthening control and reuse of pollutants and protecting human health and environment.It provides control indices and standard for pollutants from outflow, waste gas and sludge for different time period.Municipal wastewater treatment plants shall be subject to the standard upon when it comes into force. Industrial wastewater and wastewater from medical institutes shall meet the national industrial standard, local discharge standard and local requirement for total discharge. The standard also applies to residential communities and industrial companies for their management of pollutants discharged from domestic sewage treatment facilities.
Main subjects: Environnment gen.