Cleveland Bay Wastewater Purification Plant
Brochure on Cleveland Bay
Wastewater Purification Plant
Cleveland Bay Wastewater Purification Plant (CBPP) started operations
in August 1988, and has since become known for its beautiful scenic
Processes for the treatment of wastewater at CBPP include screening,
aerated grit removal, activated sludge treatment, clarification, dissolved
air flotation, sludge thickening, anaerobic sludge digestion, sludge
lagoon drying and disposal.
CBPP has been recently upgraded to cater for the regions population
growth and now receives and treats around 22 ML (megalitres) of raw
sewage every day. Raw sewage at CBPP goes through primary and secondary
levels of treatment. CBPP is operated under the International
Quality Management System ISO 9001. Treatment of effluent, is
in accordance with standards set out by the Environmental Protection
Agency. Some treated effluent is reused for irrigation purposes
otherwise known as grey water.
Citiwater encourages school, university, community and other interested
groups to take a guided tour of the CBPP. For further information
or bookings please send us an email or facsimile.
Phone: (07) 4727 8999 or 4727 8950
Fax: (07) 4727 8927
the Townsville City Council Citiwater website