Home in focus: A tale of two plants

An underground modern water facility versus a conventional plant

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Singapore's water reclamation plants run 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Officers from national water agency PUB are on duty around the clock, making sure the plants continue to operate beyond normal working hours to ensure proper management of used water and water sustainability for Singapore.

The four water reclamation plants - Kranji, Ulu Pandan, Jurong and Changi - serve a population of over five million.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 23, 2020, with the headline Home in focus: A tale of two plants. Subscribe