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Visit to the Vienna Waste Water Treatment Plant (EBS)

Hosted by a member of the Vienna Learning Circle Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Fri 22 Feb 12:50 - 15:00

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The Ebswien Group is one of the largest service providers in the city of Vienna and makes an important contribution to the protection of the environment. 100% owned by the City of Vienna, the highest technical standards make ebswien a cornerstone of municipal services of general interest. The Protected content of the ebswien companies offer "a special service" for Vienna and thus contribute significantly to the high quality of life in our city.
"We clear everything" is the motto of the ebswien hauptkläranlageGes.m.b.H. As a service provider to the city of Vienna, we cleanse the entire wastewater of the Viennese and thus contribute significantly to the protection of the environment. The employees of the Vienna main sewage treatment plant take nature as a model. Our ambitious goal, which we achieve on a regular basis: The Danube must leave Vienna in the same good quality in which it came to us.
Ebswien tierservice Ges.m.b.H. Nfg KG makes a concrete contribution to the health protection of humans and animals. Their most important task is the rendering harmless of pathogens and the interruption of possible infection chains. The municipality of Vienna has commissioned the company to pick up or take over dead animals and animal by-products in Vienna. This service is free for pet owners in the municipality of Vienna.

Let's meet for a guided tour in English and learn about this!

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Please have in mind that if you call me after the tour starts, we will be inside the plant and maybe I won't be able to answer my phone.
This tour will be only for InterNations!
PLEASE sign in only if you are 100% sure that you will join.
PLEASE cancel your attendance per system (not calling me or writing me a message) and at least with 48 hours in advance (not same day), to make your spot available to others.

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Instructions for plant tours
For tours of the Vienna Main Wastewater Treatment Plant, the following guidelines should be adhered to:
A sturdy pair of shoes and robust clothing should be worn.
During the tour, smoking is strictly forbidden on the whole plant.
Instructions given by the tour guide must be followed. Noncompliance may result in a cancellation of the tour.
During the tour, the group is required to stay on the designated paths (roads, ...). Climbing up buildings is strictly prohibited.
Cases of human injury or of damage to plant property must be reported to the tour guide immediately.
Restricted areas must not be entered.
Switches, buttons, valves etc. must not be operated.
Taking photographs and filming during tours is not allowed
Furthermore, it has to be pointed out that special hazards and loads, especially concerning hygiene, exist within wastewater facilities. Therefore, direct contact with wastewater, sewage sludge, waste materials, and contaminated facilities has to be avoided. Contaminated clothes or limbs have to be cleaned immediately (e.g. washing hands).