Abstract or Description:
Originally published: 2001
An onsite sewage treatment system or "septic system" is effective way to safely recycle household wastewater back into the natural environment. The key to effective treatment is proper design, system installation, responsible operation, and periodic maintenance. This article provides information about how to improve septic system performance by taking simple steps at home.
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Publication AZ1258
Farm Management and Safety