Your toilet is not a trash can and treating it like one can lead to clogged sewers, equipment failures and additional man hours used to upkeep the collections system and wastewater treatment facility.
For example, when flushed, the items listed below may get caught on a bend or bump inside a pipe. This can be the start of a buildup that could lead to a sewer backup in your home, neighborhood or place of work.
Please view the following list of items that should not be flushed down a toilet:
vWipes of any kind including” flushable” wipes, facial tissues, baby wipes
vFat, oils, and grease
vMedications, supplements and/or vitamins
vFeminine hygiene products
vCondoms and wrappers
vBandages and wrappers
vCotton balls and swabs
vDisposablemop and duster heads
If you need to dispose ofsupplements or medications, please bring them to the City of Becker PoliceDepartment. See the following link for additional details!
Unwanted chemicals suchas cleaners, solutions and disinfectants can hinder marine animals and shouldnot be disposed off by means of the drain or toilet.The best method of disposal is a householdhazardous waste site.