SIC Code: Class 3600

Information about Class 3600: Water collection, treatment and supply

Class 3600

Hierarchy of Class 3600

  • Section EWater supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
  • Division 36Water collection, treatment and supply
  • Group 360Water collection, treatment and supply
  • Class 3600Water collection, treatment and supply

List of terms related whith SIC Code 3600

What activities does the Class 3600 contain?

This class includes water collection, treatment and distribution activities for domestic and industrial needs.

Collection of water from various sources, as well as distribution by various means is included.

The operation of irrigation canals is also included; however the provision of irrigation services through sprinklers, and similar agricultural support services, is not included.

This class includes:

~ collection of water from rivers, lakes, wells etc.

~ collection of rain water

~ purification of water for water supply purposes

~ treatment of water for industrial and other purposes

~ desalting of sea or ground water to produce water as the principal product of interest

~ distribution of water through mains, by trucks or other means

~ operation of irrigation canals

What activities does not the Class 3600 contain?

This class excludes:

~ operation of irrigation equipment for agricultural purposes, see 0161

~ treatment of wastewater in order to prevent pollution, see 3700

~ (long-distance) transport of water via pipelines, see 4930