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The only solid substances that should be put in sewers are human wastes and toilet paper.

For a more complete list of items that should not be put in the sewer, please click here.

 
How Do I Recycle or Dispose of ...?
   
 •  Automotive fluids such as antifreeze
   
 •  Car wash water
   
 •  Grease from cooking and frying
   
 •  Paint, chemicals and other potentially hazardous wastes
   
 •  Out-dated or ununsed medications
   
 •  Mercury
   
 •  Photoprocessing chemicals
   
 •  Toilet waste from RVs and campers
   
 •  Wipes
   
 

The following items should never be put into the sewer system:

  • Baby diapers/baby wipes
  • Feminine and personal hygiene products
  • Paper towels
  • Cleaning rags or mop strings
  • Cigarette butts
  • Plastic objects
  • Gloves
  • Grease, oil or wax
  • Flammable, explosive, toxic or poisonous liquids, solids or gases
  • Corrosive or acidic materials
  • Pharmaceuticals (medications)

If you have any questions, please call our offices at 315-435-6614 or 315-435-2260.

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