Of the nearly 1 million septic systems throughout the state, the Ohio EPA estimates 31% of those are failing to some degree, potentially contaminating our drinking water by spilling untreated wastewater into nearby wells and waterways. The H2Ohio initiative has already provided funding to address failing septic systems in several Northwest Ohio counties, and recent news indicates 11 more counties throughout the state.
You may think you’re making your septic system more efficient by using additives, like Rid-X, to give the bacteria in your tank a little boost. But beware! It can interfere with your system’s treatment process and put your entire septic system at risk of catastrophic failure. Read More