Northern Blair owns and operates 9 pumping stations. Ranging in size form 65 gallons a minute to 835 Gallons of sewage a minute. PRODUCTS CLAIMING TO BE FLUSHABLE OR DISPOSABLE clog the pumps. This causes overtime call outs and Heavy repairs to the system.
FATS, OILS and GREASE cause maintenance problems. NEVER POUR GREASE DOWN YOUR DRAIN.
Only flush human waste and toilet paper. Here is a quick list of items that residents should not flush down the system.
- CLEANING WIPES OF ANY KIND
- BABY WIPES
- COTTON BALLS
- DENTAL FLOSS
- TAMPONS / APPLICATORS
- SANITARY NAPKINS
Please bag these items and place them in your garbage.