For years, Tararians have regularly faced manganese deposits in the water they drink. This element, naturally present in water, colors it. Orange, brown, red … The inhabitants no longer dare to drink it or wash their clothes with it. In an attempt to remedy this, the West Rhone Community (COR) has invested in a network cleanup operation. Delegate Veolia, this Wednesday, March 3, used a technique considered innovative: the company injected air into the pipes to recover an emulsion of particles, including manganese. The operation concerned part of the Saint-Clément route, the rue Jean-Moulin, a part of the Valsonne route and the Croix-Paquet route. Very interested in this process, agents from the Villefranche-sur-Saône agglomeration community were also present at the site.
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