subsurface sewage disposal system

subsurface sewage disposal system

A system for the treatment and disposal of domestic sewage by means of a septic tank and a soil absorption system.
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The development will be served by town water and a common subsurface sewage disposal system. An on-site treatment facility will handle the proposed 21,560 gallons of wastewater per day.
It would hook up to a public water main, and a subsurface sewage disposal system is being proposed, according to the application.
It meets and exceeds the Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems guidelines.
The following summary provides you with some of the most frequently asked questions, along with the answers, about subsurface sewage disposal systems.
Not only is the unit ideal for detecting rodent urine on foods, but we also have found it invaluable when working with fluorescein dye to identify sources of contamination from malfunctioning subsurface sewage disposal systems. The long-wave UV light, or "black light," when used in conjunction with a UV reflective oil, powder, or paste, is also an excellent teaching tool for demonstrating the adequacy of handwashing.
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