- water that has been used in washing, flushing, manufacturing, etc.; sewage.
Origin of wastewater
Examples from the Web for wastewater
Contemporary Examples of wastewater
The allegation concerns hydrocarbon releases from the wastewater system at the unloading facility.Oil Tankers Leaking into Seattle’s Water
October 13, 2014
Using proven wastewater recycling technology will solve this problem; Israel already recycles 85 percent of its wastewater.Sewage Treatment And the Two-State Solution
July 29, 2013
Let's dispose of the most intact system first: the water and wastewater programs.How Long Until New York Gets Back Up and Running?
October 30, 2012
They determined that every area from aviation to roads to wastewater needed serious attention.Finally, Some Real Stimulus
September 7, 2010
Two nearby lagoons were used for wastewater disposal for these two companies.Our Most Polluted States
The Daily Beast
May 19, 2010