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Wet Wipes Are Destroying Sewers in a City Near You

Wet Wipes Are Destroying Sewers in a City Near You

Flushable wipes aren’t so flushable after all. Everyone should use the term “flushable” with caution. For sewer systems around the world, wet wipes are becoming a huge problem. Technically, all wipes are flushable in the sense that one can flush them down the toilet...

Visit Us at WEFTEC 2018 for a Chance to Win a Best-selling Yeti

Visit Us at WEFTEC 2018 for a Chance to Win a Best-selling Yeti

This October, Flo Trend will exhibit our groundbreaking dewatering, separation, filtration, and mixing products October 1–3 at WEFTEC 2018 in New Orleans! WEFTEC®, the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference, is the largest conference...

You Need A Better Solution for Lift Station Waste

You Need A Better Solution for Lift Station Waste

Along the Gulf Coast of the United States, it’s a smart idea to ensure that your municipality or private organization is prepared to handle a lot of stormwater over a very short period of time before hurricane season begins. Torrential downpours and even storm surge can quickly overwhelm storm drainage systems and lift stations, leaving behind literal tons of sludge, debris, grit, and other insoluble, inorganic material.

What Happens When You Dewater Septic Tank Waste?

What Happens When You Dewater Septic Tank Waste?

Finding a cost-effective solution for septage and portable toilet waste is more difficult today than perhaps ever before. Fewer municipal treatment plants will accept septage, and regulation of land application continues to grow more stringent. This has left many septic waste pumpers in a bind. Do they pay to transport septage waste to an approved disposal site, which can sometimes be many miles away, or do they create their own septage dewatering operation?

See the Frugal Solution to Recovering Oil from Wastewater

See the Frugal Solution to Recovering Oil from Wastewater

Keeping oils, grease, and other insoluble liquids out of the water supply requires constant vigilance. To make it as easy and cost-efficient as possible, Flo Trend created the Flip-Flop Oil Skimmer. This durable, all-steel piece of equipment is built to take the hassle out of eliminating oil slicks and other insoluble liquids from your wastewater reservoir.