Do You Need a Septic Tank or Sewage Treatment?
November 18, 2019
To answer this question, it’s important to know the differences between a septic tank and sewage treatment.
The Main Reasons Septic Tanks are Outranked by Sewage TreatmentWhile a septic tank may appear better suited for certain situations, it requires costly (and often tedious) maintenance or problems will arise. Here are some of the most common disadvantages of septic systems:
- Septic tanks can only partially disinfect the contents, leaving potentially hazardous contaminated water behind.
- Foul odors can be caused by poor maintenance or clogged septic systems.
- Soil and groundwater contamination can occur.