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Managing Your Household Septic System

Author: 
Farrell-Poe, Kitt
Publication Date: 
March 2010
Publication Number: 
AZ1161-2010
Pages: 
2 pp.
Abstract or Description: 
Onsite/septic system owners need information on how septic systems work, how to maintain them and precautions to take to decrease the potential for the septic system to contaminate groundwater or surface water. This article helps septic system owners to manage their household septic system by providing information on controlling volume and quality of wastewater, maintaining the septic tank and the drain field. Originally published: 2000
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 AZ1161
Keyword: 
water treatment
Type: 
Text
Subject Category: 
Consumer Education
Water
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