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swimmer_spe

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I'll be moving to a house that is on a septic system. I have been told that the Kirkland brand toilet paper will be bad for it. I live in Canada. What should I be looking for on the packaging? to know that it is safe for my septic system?
 

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And who in the world told you that?
Just keep those so called disposable wipes in a can, paper towels, cig. butts out of there and you'll be fine.
 

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And who in the world told you that?
Just keep those so called disposable wipes in a can, paper towels, cig. butts out of there and you'll be fine.
I have heard they don't break down and they clog plumbing because of that.
 

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There is, of course, the outhouse with a water tank above and a siphon hose for the bidet.
 

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If that was true it would be all over every DIY site.
I've been using it for well over 10 years and never once had a clog, depict the fact everyone says I'm full off sh**.
 

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If that was true it would be all over every DIY site.
I've been using it for well over 10 years and never once had a clog, depict the fact everyone says I'm full off sh**.
Then, Costco toilet paper will be continued to be used.
 

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I use Kirkland to on a spetic system 5+ years no problems. Had the tank pumped last year, no issues mentioned.
 

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listen, you can use what ever type of toilet paper you want.
you can NOT flush down any of the following.
Condoms , paper towel, female products, dental floes, large quantities of bleach, back wash from a salt machine, discharge from a garburator.
Kleenex,
Also you must have your tank pumped out every 2-4 years depending on your municipality.
 
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swimmer_spe

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listen, you can use what ever type of toilet paper you want.
you can NOT flush down any of the following.
Condoms , paper towel, female products, dental floes, large quantities of bleach, back wash from a salt machine, discharge from a garburator.
Kleenex,
Also you must have your tank pumped out every 2-4 years depending on your municipality.
I already don't flush those now. We have been told to pump it out every 2 years.
 

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