“Dreaming of a Wipe-Free Christmas”
A Nightmare Before Christmas!
In the spirit of the upcoming Christmas holiday, we thought we would share the lovely creation pictured above that was created by Northumbrian Water in the UK.
The “Christmas Tree” is made up entirely of wet wipes that were found flowing throughout their sewers. The message they hope to convey with this unique work of art is that wipes and other non-flushables need to stay out of pipes in order to avoid a true nightmare before Christmas!
“Good drain care is for life, not just for Christmas but our tree is certainly a unique reminder of what you should and shouldn’t put down your toilets and sinks, to help keep the sewers flowing.” – Chris Hepple, Production Operator for Northumbrian Water
Read the full article, here.