- Product Testing
The Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center has been providing third-party independent testing of advanced onsite treatment and other devices since 1999.
- Groundwater Separation Study
We are researching pathogen removal in septic systems with MassDEP.
- EPA Nitrogen Sensor Challenge
MASSTC is conducting a unique and exciting test for EPA's Nitrogen Sensor Challenge!
- Request a Tour
Come to MASSTC and see cutting edge technology first-hand!
- The Phosphorus Project
Learn how you can be part of the solution for removing phosphorus from our ponds!
MASSTC is the nation’s premier third-party testing and research facility for innovative/alternative (I/A) onsite septic treatment technologies.
Since 1999, MASSTC has tested dozens of technologies for industry standard certifications, and provided space for technology vendors to do R&D work.
MASSTC has engaged in extensive research on topics from constructed wetlands to nutrient and virus removal.
Barnstable County's Innovative/Alternative Septic System Tracking Program has one of the largest I/A septic system performance data sets in the world.
EDUCATION & OUTREACH
If you'd like to know about onsite septic systems, you are in the right place. We strive to create quality learning opportunities for everyone, regardless of their level of knowledge.
Getting to the Test Center
We are located just inside the southern portion of Joint Base Cape Cod. The ONLY way to get to us is through Falmouth, via 151 / Sandwich Road/ Simpkins to Kittridge Road.
YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ENTER JOINT BASE CAPE COD AT ANY OF THE OTHER GATES!
Google Map address: 4 Kittridge Road, Buzzards Bay, MA 02542
PLEASE NOTE that if you are having items delivered, please call or e-mail us to make sure your driver knows HOW and WHEN to find us! We are located near a military base and deliveries can be routed through roads needing security clearance. You can reach us at (508)563-6757 or email@example.com