Bakersfield (CA) Sewer Collection System Professionals Struggle With Flushed Wipes

According to Bakersfield television station 23ABC the City’s sewer pumping stations are getting jammed full of flushable wipes…

“There’s no safe brand for disposables, none of them break down,” said Mike Connor, Street Superintendent at Public Works. “When they get flushed, they just bind up. And then when they get to the left station, they clog up our pump. Just get in a big old ball.”

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