Sewage disposal project on Sansha’s Yongxing Island to be completed
In order to strengthen environmental protection and improve living conditions for residents and servicemen stationed on the islands, Sansha city is building sewage disposal and waste collection facilities on Yongxing island.
The 1st phase of the sewage disposal project on Yongxing Island includes two temporary small sewage treatment plants and was completed and put into use this March, with a sewage treatment capacity of 120 tons per day.
The government is planning to start the construction of the 2nd phase of the project, a large sewage treatment general plant. The plant will be capable of treating 1800 metric tons of wastewater per day.
In addition, the Sansha government has started building a large garbage transport ship, which will have a total tonnage of 650 tons and a load capacity of 400 tons.
After its completion, the garbage transport ship will also be used to help the island residents transport supplies.