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Help prevent sewer overflows in your home and neighborhood!

Post Date:September 18, 2018 10:46 AM

Never flush these items down the toilet:

• Tampons and other feminine hygiene products

• Baby Wipes/Wet Wipes/Cleaning Pads

• Dental Floss

• Q-tips/Cotton Balls

• Diapers

• Paper Towels/Tissues

• Hair

• Cigarette butts

• Condoms

• Kitty Litter

 When flushed down the toilet, these items bind together and may cause sewage backups in homes, manhole overflows and failures at sewage pumping stations, costing thousands of dollars to repair.

Only human waste and toilet paper should be flushed. Even though some products such as wipes and baby diapers may claim to be flushable, they are not.

Everyone can be a potential contributor to sewer problems and a potential victim of those problems.

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