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Mayors: "Flushable" wipes are not flushable

So called flushable wipes may flush down the toilet, but they don’t decompose.

At the Regional Board of Mayors meeting on Monday, Electric City Mayor Diane Kohout said that the city’s public works director Jarred Armstrong has noted a problem with flushable wipes causing problems with the septic systems due to them not decomposing.

Armstrong wasn’t at the meeting to elaborate.

“Toilet paper is des...

 

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