PCW Treatment Program

Partnership for Clean Water


Treatment Plant Optimization Program Phases and Resources

The four-phase program guides utilities through the process of completing a comprehensive self-assessment of wastewater treatment facility operations and performance - with the objective of improving treated effluent quality and energy efficiency.


PHASE I: COMMITMENT

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This commitment ensures that utility staff are committed to optimization and ready to be fully engaged in the optimization process.

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PHASE II: BASELINE & ANNUAL DATA COLLECTION

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Baseline and annual data is submitted for inclusion in the Partnership's annual data summary report and to quantify improvement.

Download Baseline Data Requirements

Download Baseline Data Submission Form

Download PCW Online Data Reporting Tool Instructions


PHASE III: SELF-ASSESSMENT

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Utility staff complete a comprehensive self-assessment of wastewater treatment facility operations, performance, and energy consumption to become eligible to receive the Phase III Directors Award. Program subscribers receive a copy of Self-Assessment for Wastewater Treatment Plant Optimization and additional self-assessment resources.


PHASE IV: FULLY OPTIMIZED SYSTEM

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Phase IV facilities are recognized for demonstrated optimization. Phase IV requirements are coming soon.


DATA REPORTING

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Treatment facilities are requested to report treated effluent quality and energy consumption data as part of the program's Annual Reporting process. This data submission helps to quantify the collective impact of the Partnership for Clean Water program.

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