Keep Wipes Out Of Pipes

Monday, November 28th, 2016

They’re great for cleaning sticky hands, grubby faces and messy bottoms, but put simply, wipes block pipes.

“Even though many brands have been marketed as ‘flushable’ or ‘biodegradable’, unlike toilet paper, wipes are slow to break down,” confirmed Philippe du Plessis, Managing Director, South Gippsland Water.