The Importance of Good Quality Microbes in Your Lift Station

The Importance of Good Quality Microbes in Your Lift Station

Microbes help us to maintain healthy digestion, they support entire ecosystems, and they can be used to great effect in our local communities. Lift stations – or pumping stations – perform vital functions in our communities, but they can become unpleasant and even dangerous if they are not properly maintained. This is why good quality microbes and bacteria are so vital in your lift station; read on to learn more.

What Is Wastewater?

What Is Wastewater?

Many people confuse the terms of wastewater and sewage. According to Wikipedia, wastewater is any water that has been corrupted by human waste, but can also include industrial pollutants, as well as surface, storm or sewer runoff. Sewage is a specific type of wastewater from human waste.

How 7 Companies Managed Their Total Suspended Solids (TSS) Problems

How 7 Companies Managed Their Total Suspended Solids (TSS) Problems

TSS includes any particles suspended in water which does not pass through a filter. As TSS levels increase, water begins to lose its ability to support aquatic life. Suspended solids also absorb heat from sunlight, increasing the water temperature and decreasing the level of dissolved oxygen, which may disrupt the water balance and can have an adverse effect on aquatic life.

How To Maintain A Safe And Reliable Septic Tank

How To Maintain A Safe And Reliable Septic Tank

If your house has a septic system, there are a few things you need to know to maintain a safe and reliable septic system. This will protect the investment in your home and will provide a septic system that works for years to come. The downside of ignoring your system...