The online RCAP Resources Library has a variety of resources that are useful to small, rural drinking water and wastewater systems.

A Drop of Knowledge: The Non-Operator’s Guide to Wastewater Systems

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Explains in simple, everyday language the various components/operations of a small wastewater system from when the customer flushes his/her toilet through collection, treatment, and return to source. This guide and its companion on drinking water treatment systems are the perfect orientation and background guides for new small utility board members and small community decision makers.

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