[talk-au] answers to the difficult questions

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 17 03:33:55 GMT 2010


On 17 February 2010 10:31, David Murn <davey at incanberra.com.au> wrote:
> Why not?  Unless you put the waste into a sealed container and bury it
> in the ground, almost all effluent is partially recycled, eg
> sewage/septic systems.

It might be treated/broken down by enzymes and the water might be put
back into a river or the ground, but that isn't recycling the
effluent. In fact the effluent that comes out of caravans/boats these
days has a blue chemical to reduce the smell and so anything being
dumped has to be treated.

The only recycling that could occur is if the effluent itself gets
turned into fertiliser, like bags of nitrogen.




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