Is Scott Extra Soft safe for septic tanks?

Answer The website of Scott products states that its Extra Soft toilet paper, along with other types, is safe for septic systems. It adds that its toilet papers dissolve four times faster in the septic ta... Read More »

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Are tampons safe for septic tanks?

On One Hand: Traditional Tampons Can Be HarmfulWhile an occasional, accidental flushing of a tampon is not going to harm your septic tank, when traditional, non-biodegradable tampons like Tampax an... Read More »

Are water softeners safe for septic tanks?

On One Hand: Brine May Destroy Good BacteriaPeople who have problems with hard water often install water softening systems to combat this. But these softeners utilize brine. Experts such as Matthe... Read More »

Can you use Drano in septic tanks?

According to the Drano website, all Drano products are safe for use in septic systems and won't harm the bacterial action that's critical to proper functioning of your septic system.Source:Drano: F... Read More »

Is Charmin bad for septic tanks?

On One Hand: Charmin Tests BiodegradabilityFor seventy years, Charmin has been testing the biodegradability of their toilet paper products in septic tanks. Charmin states directly in the FAQ on the... Read More »