The importance of this plant is not just in the fact that it guarantees adequate treatment of all the waste waters generated in the area, but that it enables reuse for irrigation of 100% of its output, which contributes towards minimising discharges into the Mar Menor, thereby reducing the risk of eutrophication of the largest brackish water lagoon in Spain.
Type of treatment
Screening, Sand and grease removal, Biological activated sludge, Physical-chemical, UV disinfection.
Location: Murcia, Spain
Equivalent population: 120.000
Capacity: 22.500 m3/day