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Disposal of septage from on-site wastewater systems (2005)

Author

Northern Territory Department of Health and Families

Publisher

Department of Health and Families

City

Darwin

Type

Factsheet

 

Description

This fact sheet provides information about the disposal of septage from on-site wastewater treatment systems. Septage is the material pumped out from septic tanks during desludging; contains partly decomposed scum, sludge and liquid.

The disposal of this waste must be controlled so that the impact on the environment and people's health is kept to a minimum.

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Last updated: 21 April 2010
 
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