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Wet Wipes Causing Fatbergs in Sewer System

Story courtesy of Harri Leigh, Fox 43

Many wet wipes are marketed as “flushable,” but they’re wreaking havoc on the Carlisle sanitary sewer system. The Carlisle Department of Public Works reports the borough’s system is dealing with multiple blockages due to “flushable” wipes, the problem exacerbated by a recent increase in the use of wet wipes. Read more>>