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Surge Of Wipes Use Causes Strain on Wastewater Systems

Surge Of Wipes Use Causes Strain on Wastewater Systems

Surge of Wipes Use Causes Strain on Wastewater Systems As the Coronavirus pandemic is upending life across the country, it is also putting a major strain on the nation’s wastewater systems. Shoppers are flocking to stores to stock up on toilet paper, paper towels, tissues, and cleaning wipes as they ...
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Top 5 Commercial Crushers That Help Manage Waste Production

Commercial crushers and lump breakers use impact and force to reduce solids, lumps and chunks in size. At Franklin Miller, our DELUMPER® brand machines are used to process wet, sticky, dry, hard or soft substances ...
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The Problem With Flushable Wipes

The Problem With Flushable Wipes Though disposable wipes have long been popular amongst parents, their use exploded at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic-sales of wipes surged by 75 percent over the past year to January 2021. What attracts people to wet wipes is their portability and convenience. We get ...
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5 Factors to Consider When Searching for an Industrial Shredder

Industrial manufacturers and consumers alike dispose of countless items faster than waste management professionals can process them. Part of the solution might be to consume less, although a tremendous amount of personal, societal, and commercial change must happen ...
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What Is a Wastewater Bar Screen?

What Is a Wastewater Bar Screen? Wastewater treatment involves many comprehensive steps to remove debris, grits, grease, and other pollutants to produce clean water. It involves several screenings, biological degradation, the addition of chemicals, disinfection, and much more. The first step, though, is the removal of the largest objects in ...
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How Wastewater Treatment Works & Why It’s Important

How Wastewater Treatment Works & Why It's Important Do you ever wonder what happens to the waste that you flush down your toilet or the dirty dishwater that flows down your drain? Any water that has been used and requires cleaning before being placed back into a water system is ...
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What Is a Wastewater Bar Screen and Why Is It Important?

What Is a Wastewater Bar Screen and Why Is It Important?

How Wastewater Treatment Works & Why It's Important America has 14,778 wastewater treatment plants and they all work to purify the water that plants, animals, and humans drink every day. One of the most crucial pieces of equipment for these facilities is a wastewater bar screen. It's the first step ...
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Grinding & Shredding: Eco-Friendly Wooden Pallet Disposal Options

Grinding & Shredding: Eco-Friendly Wooden Pallet Disposal Options

Wooden crates and pallets are used for shipping, storage, and a myriad of other industrial applications. Over time, these items add up, leaving you with an unhygienic eyesore and a major problem when it comes to the amount of space you have ...
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Introducing the TM6500 Compact Grinder

Introducing the TM6500 Compact Grinder

Introducing the all new TASKMASTER® TM6500. This unit packs powerful twin shaft grinding performance in compact design. The TM6500 offers excellent grinding performance for protection of pumps, valves, centrifuges and more in sludge and raw sewage applications. Like the larger TM8500, this unit features Cutter Cartridge® Technology for high strength ...
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Pipeline Delumper®: Industrial Processing for Solids & Agglomerates

Pipeline Delumper®: Industrial Processing for Solids & Agglomerates

While the impact of improperly reduced solids is often overlooked, there has been an increased need to find better ways to process them. A Pipeline Delumper® is an ultra-compact processor that may serve as the ideal solution ...
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