Tracing water and industrial effluents
Typical water flow tracing applications include pollution studies, sewer and industrial effluents, and natural water flow analysis. In an upcoming article, we will review different methods for tracing water and industrial effluents.
Detecting leaks in sewage systems
The source of an underground water leak can often be hard to diagnose. In an upcoming article, we will review a simple procedure that can be used to help isolate the source of this type of problem.
Detecting toilet tank leaks
Water leaks account for over 10% of all water use in the average home. And what is the #1 culprit as the source of these leaks? The home toilet. This section provides a simple procedure for detecting toilet leaks in your home. Read More
Detecting illegal sewer connections
It is illegal to connect storm water to wastewater systems as it increases the volume delivered for treatment and can overload local wastewater treatment plants. Upcoming articles in this section will focus on steps to take in identifying these illicit connections.
Analyzing septic systems
Properly maintaining your wastewater treatment system is an important step in maintaining its performance. In this article, we outline steps for conducting a septic system test in a residential home environment. Read More
Monitor flow studies & mapping
The use of fluorescent dyes and fluorometric equipment yields a very good tracer system. The advantages include low cost, direct measurement, and accurate results. In an upcoming article, we will outline a process for conducting a typical water flow study.