Raw materials discharged from meat processing facilities are considered a biohazard and cannot be accepted at the Pierre Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Dumping of biohazardous materials illegally is a violation of state and federal regulation; those who dump illegal materials may be subject to legal action.
For additional information call, 605.773.7407.
WASTEWATER TREATMENT OPERATIONS
The Pierre Wastewater Treatment Plant located on the southeast side of the City of Pierre receives and treats 1.5 million gallons of wastewater each day. After removing 99% of pollutants, the effluent is discharged into the Missouri River.
There are more than 60 miles of sanitary sewer in Pierre.
If you have questions regarding your wastewater service, call 605-773-7407.