Los Alcázares

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.

Main features

Location: Murcia, Spain

Equivalent population: 120.000

Capacity: 22.500 m3/day

Years: 4+4