Recycled Water Standards

The recycled water that is distributed in the City of Long Beach is categorized as “disinfected tertiary recycled water”.  This water has undergone treatment for a wide range of contaminants, including nutrients such as nitrate and phosphate, and is filtered and disinfected prior to the water being distributed.

Additional information about CA recycled water, including rules and regulations can be found at the links below:

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The State requirements for recycled water can be found at: