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Tune into PLANET HALIBURTON on Canoe FM 100.9, Monday May 22 @ 7 pm Join co-hosts Terry Moore research director for CHA, and Greg Roe long time Hali res and teacher, for a conversation with Rob Davis of EcoEthic Inc as they discuss septic systems, septage, septic inspections and waterless toilets.  If you miss it, you can hear it again on the following Saturday morning, May 27 2017 @ 7am to 8am.Message us with any questions at:  ecoinfo@ecoethic.ca

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Book Your Septic System Pump Out. We often get asked questions about care and maintenance of septic systems. The #1 question we get asked? How often should a septic system be pumped out? A good rule to follow is every three to five years or, if you can't remember when it was last pumped out, do it now! Older and single compartment septic tanks should be serviced more often as they are smaller.  Both sides of the tank (if two chambers) should be pumped out every service interval. We also recommend using EcoEthic Septic System & Drain Treatment.  Containing waste...

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Fabric softeners should not be used in a septic system. Fabric softeners coat the surface of a fabric with chemical compounds that are electrically charged.  Added to the rinse cycle these products add many unfriendly chemicals to the septic tank including beef fat, corn oil etc. Add beneficial bacteria with EcoEthic Septic Treatment.  It contains waste digesting microbes including those that breakdown fats, oils and grease, and improve your septic system function.   For more information on how septic systems work, please go to the EcoEthic Septic Treatment page and scroll down to watch an excellent video and down load additional...

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    Avoid anti-bacterial soap and cleaners. The University of Arizona states, "That while a single use has little to no effect, normal hand and dish washing with antibacterial agents can stunt the work of the septic bacteria. Excessive use of antibacterial products in the home can "cause significant and even total destruction of the bacteria population.” Add beneficial bacteria with EcoEthic Septic Treatment.  It contains waste digesting microbes that improve your septic system function.   For more information on how septic systems work, please go to the EcoEthic Septic Treatment page and scroll down to watch an excellent video and...

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Spring has sprung. Okay not quite where we are, but we were tempted with some lovely  spring weather and at EcoEthic Inc that means septic care!!  Here are a few handy tips to Spring your septic back into action.  Spring Septic Checklist   Check for leaks in toilets and faucets!!  A common culprit is toilet flapper valves. Book your Septic Pump out!  Has it been 3 - 5 years since the honeywagons' last visit?  If so, or you have no idea it is time call your Septic Pumper. Boost your septic with EcoEthic Septic Treatment.  It contains billions of specific...

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