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Fundamentals of Onsite Wastewater Treatment

Septic Systems 101

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What’s In Wastewater

Wastewater is a witches brew of solids and liquids infused with a number of chemicals and a large dose of microorganisms.

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Wastewater Glossary

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Water Quality Indicators

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Onsite System Performance

Data and Statistics Primer

This primer is an overview of the statistical and graphical methods used in the presentation of the data on this website.

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I/A Septic Systems

Even if you have a “regular” septic system, proper use and maintenance can save you tens of thousands of dollars...

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I/A Compendium

This World Wide Web Page is maintained by the Barnstable County Department of Health and the Environment under a grant...

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I/A System Inspections

I/A systems require maintenance to run properly. Find out what I/A maintenance entails and why you have to do it.

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I/A System Sampling

Sampling and analysis of wastewater treatment system (WWTS) effluent is an important step in the verification of the proper functioning of the system.

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Frequently Asked Questions

If you have an I/A system installed or are looking to buy a property with an I/A, you'll want to check here to get some quick answers.

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Operation and Maintenance

Massachusetts Onsite Septic System Regulations

Learn Title 5

Welcome to the first of its kind self-paced course in Title 5!

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