Keuka Watershed Improvment Cooperative

 Individual Wastewater Treatment Systems - Inspection Categories


House Sewer

Vents, sewer pipe, material, pipe grade, garbage grinder, hot tub, all gray water connected, number of bedrooms 

Septic Tank, ATU, Holding Tank

Capacity, baffles, watertight, cover, material, service contract, structurally sound, effluent filter, effluent level, operating properly, and function alarm if required 

Effluent Line

Effluent pipe material, grade 

Pump Station

Material, structurally sound, pump type, capacity, watertight, functional alarm, dose 

Advanced Treatment System

Type, size, functioning (peat media, sand filter, microbial, other media) 

Absorption Area

Type, size, surface leakage, odors, surface drainage, materials, grade, distribution box, material, baffles, structurally sound, effluent level, cover, number of laterals and length 

Location

Triangulation of tank, pump, distribution, and other pertinent data 


Money Saving Hint

If you are about due for an inspection and are going to have your system pumped anyhow, call the KWIC office and arrange an inspection at the same time as the pumping. 

Questions

Call 315-536-0917



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