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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COFOG code 05.2

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 05 - Environmental protection
  • Group: 05.2 - Waste water management


This Group is divided into the following Classes:

  • 05.2.0 - Waste water management (CS)

Explanatory note

This group covers sewage system operation and waste water treatment.
Sewage system operation includes management and construction of the system of collectors, pipelines, conduits and pumps to evacuate any waste water (rainwater, domestic and other available waste water) from the points of generation to either a sewage treatment plant or to a point where waste water is discharged to surface water.
Waste water treatment includes any mechanical, biological or advanced process to render waste water fit to meet applicable environment standards or other quality norms.

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