How long has recycled water been used?
Water recycling is practiced worldwide. California has been a pioneer in water recycling for over 50 years. In California there are over 250 water recycling plants in operation. California's first water recycling project began in 1929 when the City of Pomona provided treated wastewater from its municipal sewage treatment plant for landscape irrigation. The first plant built solely for recycling and reuse was constructed in 1932 in San Francisco to irrigate Golden Gate Park.

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1. Is recycled water safe to use?
2. Is recycled water is reliable?
3. Who benefits from recycled water use?
4. Does recycled water’s nutrients reduce fertilizer costs?
5. What will happen if my pet accidentally drinks recycled water?
6. How long has recycled water been used?