San Javier

The San Javier WWTP was inaugurated and is an essential facility to ensure the complete recovery of the lagoon of the Mar Menor and to guarantee sustainable development of the area thanks to the tertiary treatment it provides.

The treated water is reused in farming, thereby complying with the objective of zero discharges into the marine environment.

Type of treatment

Activated biological sludge with extended aeration, Tertiary, UV Disinfection.

Main features

Location: Murcia, Spain

Equivalent population: 120.000

Capacity: 22.500 m3/day

Year: 2008