DO NOT FLUSH WIPES - With reports of toilet paper shortages amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission reminds customers that wipes, paper towels, facial tissue, and other materials – even those that claim to be “flushable” – are not designed to break down in the wastewater treatment process.
The New York Times recently released an article about the amount of water main breaks within 100 mile ratios. New York is ranked second among major cities with 6.6 water main breaks for every 100 miles of mains last year. The article further mentions Boston had an average of 4.1 water main breaks for every 100 miles from last year. Great article and worth a read!
Read the full article here!