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.
Location: Murcia, Spain
Equivalent population: 120.000
Capacity: 22.500 m3/day