Just because it can be flushed, doesn’t mean it should.
The Real Problem
- Studies show that 98% of Baby Wipes
- materials that clog Paper Towels
- equipment at wastewater Feminine Hygiene Products
- treatment plants are Cleaning Wipes
- Non-flushable items such as: Other Trash Not Designated to be Flushed
Recent Blog Posts
Family, FOGs, and Fatbergs, Oh My!
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3 Pro Tips for New Parents to Practice #FlushSmart Habits
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How to be #FlushSmart at the Movie Theater
As the weather cools down, you may be looking for fun activities that keep you inside. For some of you, that place is the movie theater! From cuddling up with the littles one over the…
Coming Together To Solve Environmental Challenges
The SecureFLUSH®/Wastewater Partnership By John Iarocci, Vice President, R&D and Quality, Nice-Pak Wipes have been a hot news topic for many years, as non-flushable items were identified as a contributor to backups in sewer and…
Teach Your Kid NOT to be a Clog Monster
Happy Back to School Month from your friends at the Responsible Flushing Alliance! A new school year means a new year of challenges to overcome and memories to make. We all want our children to…
How to Observe Flush Smart Day, Every Day!
On July 1, we observed the inaugural Flush Smart Day thanks to a resolution granted to RFA President Lara Wyss by Assemblymember Richard Bloom, the California statesman who largely brought the Wet Wipes Labelling…
WOW (a.k.a. World of Wipes), Who Knew?
Last month I had the pleasure of speaking at the World of WipesÒ International Conference in Chicago. The panel I participated in was called “Nonwoven Substrates for More Sustainable Wipes.” My presentation focused on RFA’s #FlushSmart…
Overview So far this year, the Responsible Flushing Alliance and its supporting members are making a real difference in educating consumers about responsible flushing habits. The #FlushSmart campaign continues running strong on social, in the…
The Definition of Flushability
Here at the Responsible Flushing Alliance, we always encourage you to practice your best #FlushSmart habits. Sending the wrong products down the drain causes dangerous clogs in municipal sewer systems that could lead to burst…