Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Flushable Wipes: The Scourge of Edmonton Plumbers and Homeowners Alike
Wet wipes are indispensable supplies for most people. They provide handy sanitizing when needed, and can be disposed of just as quickly. Nowadays, people are hooked on using a special kind of wet wipe, the so-called “flushable” wet wipe that’s specifically made for being flushed down the drain after use. Or are they? Are “flushable” wet wipes really as their name claims them to be? If you ask local Edmonton plumbers from firms such as Capital Plumbing & Heating Ltd., chances are they’re not likely to agree. A troubled waste treatment plant in the Durham region should be able to explain why.