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Sokoly is inhabited by approx. 6100 people and is bordered by three provinces: Warmia-Mazury, Mazovia and Lublin. From the north, the neighbor is Lithuania, and Belarus is to the east. The municipality covers an area of 15 557 hectares, and its network of settlements consists of 49 villages.
It is a typical example of a sparsely populated area commune, and currently they have 125 working household wastewater treatment plants, out of which 114 are soil plants with denitrifying pond systems.
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Description of the project
Sokoły Municipality decided to change old wastewater treatment system consisting of sedimentation tank and wheel transportation system of slurry to the collective wastewater treatment plant in Sokoły village, because the old system was too expensive and troublesome.
The detailed description of building process can be found from the report
'Installation of technological systems for wastewater treatment' available at the VillageWaters Internet page:
VillageWaters suggest most effective wastewater treatment solutions in scattered dwellings households, which use their own, independently operated water purification systems.
Environmentally oriented families and homeowners, who live in scattered dwellings areas, where connecting to larger wastewater plants is not option because rural distances.
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