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Reed beds: design, construction and maintenance

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Reed beds: design, construction and maintenance, 2000



Bracknell, UK, BRE


The proposed revised Part H of the Building Regulations, and proposed Part M of the Technical Standards both make reference to reed bed systems for treating domestic wastewater. This guide describes typical applications and design specifications for reed beds treating settled domestic wastewater.

Document Number

Good Building Guide 42 Part 2

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This document is available from CIS


Sewage treatment/sterilisation, Waste disposal/drainage

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