GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Wastewater Industry Statistics

Wastewater industry statistics provide key insights into the volume, treatment levels, and efficiency of wastewater management processes across different regions.

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"In the United States, about 34 billion gallons of wastewater are treated per day."

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"The adoption of IoT and AI in the wastewater industry is expected to reduce operational costs by up to 40%."

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"Wastewater treatment plants in the EU are required to comply with the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (91/271/EEC)."

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"Membrane bioreactor (MBR) technology is increasingly being adopted, with an estimated market value exceeding USD 3 billion by 2025."

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"Wastewater treatment and reuse could account for approximately 6% of the global water supply by 2030."

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"The Middle East and Africa wastewater treatment market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.0% from 2021 to 2028."

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"The Asia-Pacific region is anticipated to dominate the wastewater treatment market, accounting for about 35% of the global market share."

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"Advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) are a growing segment within the wastewater treatment market, forecasted to grow at a CAGR of over 7% from 2021 to 2028."

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"U.S. municipalities spend approximately USD 25 billion annually on wastewater treatment and reclamation efforts."

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"China invested approximately USD 81 billion in water treatment infrastructure between 2016 and 2020."

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"Residential wastewater treatment contributes roughly 30% to the overall global wastewater treatment market."

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"The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that the country's water infrastructure needs about USD 271 billion over the next 20 years for capital investment in wastewater management."

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"The biological treatment segment accounts for the largest share of the global wastewater treatment market."

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"The global wastewater treatment market size was valued at USD 263.07 billion in 2020 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.8% from 2021 to 2028."

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"The wastewater to renewable energy market is projected to grow to USD 6.02 billion by 2023."

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"The sludge management segment in the wastewater industry is projected to reach USD 14.1 billion by 2025."

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"In developing countries, the percentage of untreated municipal wastewater can be as high as 90%."

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"By 2025, up to 50% of the U.S. demand for water could be met through treated wastewater if current growth rates in reuse continue."

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"Approximately 80% of global wastewater is discharged untreated into the environment."

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"Industrialized countries treat about 70% of the wastewater they generate."

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