Tag: chemicals

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Forever Chemicals Found to Persist Beyond Wastewater Cleaning Cycle

November 4, 2022

Via: Waste360

Most wastewater is tainted with chemicals from industrial and manufacturing processes or consumer products. However, there are around 4,700 fully synthetic chemicals that persist in wastewater even after it has gone through the cleaning process. These chemicals fall under the […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Sedgwick County Holds Hazardous Waste Collection Event

October 21, 2020

Via: Waste360

Sedgwick County, Kansas and Spirit Aerosystems recently collected waste including paint, batteries and chemicals from residents’ homes. The focus of the event was to safely remove poisonous and flammable materials for proper disposal. This was the first year for the […]