Glossary


Combined Sewer System (CSS)search for term
A wastewater collection system owned by a municipality (as defined by Section 502(4) of the Clean Water Act) that conveys domestic, commercial, and industrial wastewater and storm water runoff through a single pipe system to a POTW. [Report to Congress: Impacts and Control of CSOs and SSOs, US (EPA 2004, pg. GL-2])