ad hoc Task Force For Decentralized Wastewater Management The ad hoc Task Force for Decentralized Wastewater Management is a group of non-governmental organizations, municipalities, regional planning agencies, state and federal government representatives, academics and engineers working together to help municipalities achieve real cost and performance benefits from wastewater technologies through education and implementation of basic wastewater planning and management programs.
ad hoc Task Force for Decentralized Wastewater Management Steering Committee members:
Town of Barnstable. MA Massachusetts Department of Environmental
Cape Cod Commission Protection
City of Gloucester, MA University of Rhode Island On-Site Wastewater
Coalition for Alternative Training Program
Wastewater Treatment U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region 1
Marine Studies Consortium Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
Massachusetts Bays Program
Many people from a variety of organizations contributed their time and knowledge to the production of this document. Special thanks go to the members of the ad hoc Task Force for Decentralized Wastewater Management, who gave so generously of their time to provide information and review various drafts.
Support for the preparation of this document was provided by the Island Foundation, Massachusetts Bays Program, the Switzer Foundation, and the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s Environmental Technologies Initiative Program.
Any errors of fact and interpretation are those of the authors; and in any event, the opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect the official position of any supporting agency.