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Is De-centralization the Future of Wastewater Treatment Systems?

Is De-centralization the Future of Wastewater Treatment Systems?

Regulations for privately-owned wastewater treatment system in the United States are extremely stringent.

Several proponents of de-centralized wastewater treatment facilities are positive about the prospects of the market.

Growth in spending is expected to increase investments in large-scale treatment facilities in medium-sized commercial establishments.

According to the US Census Bureau, opportunities in residential construction are flat and has shown slow historical growth from 2012 through 2014.

The benefits of de-centralization include lower lifetime and real estate costs and a shorter initial set-up time, due their modular, scalable designs.

About this report

The complexity of the wastewater treatment market and its need for cheaper options are urging industry participants to find new concepts. The private sector has key characteristics that can help growth of the residential wastewater treatment market and reduce dependence on a centralized facility. This is a brief insight on the private land development market for de-centralized wastewater treatment systems. It provides an overview of the market including market challenges, drivers, restraints, case studies, and insights on price and competition. It concludes with strategic recommendations.


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definitions
    • Key Frost & Sullivan Insights
    • Industry Challenges
    • Key Market Drivers & Restraints
    • Drivers Explained
    • Restraints Explained
    • Estimated Costs
      • Table Private Land Development Market: Estimated Cost for a Community-scale Tank for Liquid/Solid Separation, North America, 2014
      • Table Private Land Development Market: Estimated Cost to Install and Maintain a Community-scale Suspended Growth Aerobic Treatment System, North America, 2014
    • Tiered Competitive Landscape Overview
    • Competitive Structure Overview
  • Case Studies
    • Austin, US
    • Filterboxx, US
    • Couran Cove Island Resort, Australia
    • Strategic Recommendations for North America
  • Conclusions
    • The Last Word-Three Big Predictions

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