Flushables News

  1. Collaboration Tackles Fatberg Scourge At Source

    Fatbergs have captured the popular imagination in recent months with TV programmes, a museum exhibition and even a musical planned on the topic, but the companies tasked with preventing sewer blockages from fat, oil and grease (FOG) at source have also been very active.

  2. Fine To Flush – A Major New Development In The Fight Against Fatbergs

    The fight against fatbergs has received a major boost with the publication of a new official standard identifying which wet wipes can be flushed down toilets safely.

  3. KSB Maintenance Event- Operations Challenge 2018

    This year marks the 30th year of the Operations Challenge. KSB is excited to be supplying the package for the Operations Challenge KSB Maintenance Event through 2021.

  4. Lawmakers Target 'Flushable' Wipes

    In a positive sign for wastewater utilities and sewage system overseers, so-called "flushable" wipes might get regulated.

  5. JWC Environmental’s Wipes Ready Grinders Receives Prestigious WEF Innovative Technology Award

    JWC Environmental (JWC) has been awarded the prestigious Innovative Technology Award by the Water and Environment Federation (WEF) for its Wipes Ready Technologies.

  6. Flushable Wipes Class Action Lawsuit Dropped

    INDA, the Association of Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, recently announced the settlement of the class action lawsuit brought by the City of Perry, Iowa, in which Perry alleged damages from flushable wipes manufactured by a number of flushable wipes producers.

  7. D.C. To Regulate 'Flushable' Wipes

    Washington D.C. will begin cracking down on flushable wipes next year in an effort that could lead other states to regulate the pesky products.

  8. CDEnviro’s Innovation Leads To Awards Shortlisting

    CDEnviro’s S:MAX G – a sludge screening system used in the pre-treatment stage in waste water treatment– is a finalist for the category of Most Innovative New Technology in the Water Industry Achievement Awards’.

  9. JWC Environmental To Acquire FRC Systems International, Expand Solutions For Industrial Wastewater

    JWC Environmental (JWC)and FRC Systems International (FRC) have announced the finalization of the transaction for the acquisition of FRC Systems by JWC Environmental. 

  10. Sewage Flood Chases Kids From California Classrooms

    Sewage problems chased students out of the classroom at a California elementary school last week, a sign of growing wastewater infrastructure challenges across the state that have made school operations difficult in many counties.