Septic systems and sewage treatment in France

From Craig McGinty at This French Life …

Waste Water and Sewage Treatment in France

Often you’ll buy a house in or near a small village that doesn’t have mains drainage or a municipal waste water system.  In theory all existing septic systems in France are supposed to already meet the EU norms from 2000 but new regulations could mean you need to make changes.

LIKE everywhere in Europe, used waste water cannot be discharged in France without appropriate treatment either via a private waste water treatment system or a municipal waste water plant…” continue reading the article at This French Life.

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