septic system maintenance up to date. A well maintained septic system is inspected every year and pumped as needed, typically every three to five years.3. Keep your
We all need safe, clean water. Let's do our part to protect our main source of drinking water: groundwater.
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Thurston County Environmental Health Division’s Food Safety Program conducts periodic inspections of food establishments to help prevent the spread and reduce the risk of food-borne illnesses. Violations are corrected through a combination of education and technical assistance.
Washing hands and cleanliness are key components of food safety in our restaurants and at home.
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Thursday, June 6, 2013
When you flush the toilet, wash clothes, wash dishes, take a shower… where does that water and everything along with it end up?
For many of us that are not connected to a sewage treatment plant, the wastewater from our homes ends up in our own backyards. All of that wastewater is treated by an on-site septic system and as long as they are working properly, septic systems do a pretty good job of treating sewage.