flushable wipes clogging sewage systems

Flushable Wipes: 9 Myths vs. Facts - INDA- flushable wipes clogging sewage systems ,Flushable Wipes: 9 Myths vs. Facts Myth #1: Flushable wipes are the biggest culprit in clogging sewage systems. Fact #1: Paper towels consistently make up the largest portion of debris found on wastewater system filter screens accounting for almost 50%1'Flushable' wipes blamed for clogging sewage systemsBut people in the sewage treatment business argue that these wipes are clogging drains and damaging sewage systems. Barry Orr, an official from the Municipal Enforcement Sewer Use Group (MESUG), an organization that represents Canada's wastewater systems, has been advocating for a federal standard to ensure more honest labelling of the wipes, which he insists are not safe to send down the toilet.