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Antibacterial Products in Septic Systems

Author: 
Farrell-Poe, Kitt
Publication Date: 
March 2010
Publication Number: 
AZ1258
Pages: 
2 pp.
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.
Language: 
English
Publisher: 
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Contributor: 
Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering
Relation: 
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Publication AZ1258
Keyword: 
antibacterial
septic
septic system
wastewater
natural resources
water
water quality
sewage treatment
Type: 
Text
Subject Category: 
Farm Management and Safety
Water