Water quality and treatment resources
At Septic Check, we want to help customers understand not only the “how” of our systems and services, but also the “why” behind everything we do — environmental stewardship that protects our resources now and into the future, while providing superior function that meets immediate water treatment needs. The following links represent resources that share our commitment and goals, or offer helpful education and information regarding water quality and related issues, that make a difference for all of us.
University of Minnesota Water Resources Center
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) NOTE: THIS LINK IS NO LONGER VALID. PLEASE ADVISE. NEW LINK OR REMOVE IT?
Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) NOTE: THIS LINK IS NO LONGER VALID. PLEASE ADVISE. NEW LINK OR REMOVE IT?
Minnesota Onsite Wastewater Association (MOWA)
National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association (NOWRA)
Consortium of Institutes for Decentralized Wastewater Treatment (CIDWT) NOTE: THIS LINK IS NO LONGER VALID. PLEASE ADVISE. NEW LINK OR REMOVE IT?
Minnesota Rural Water association (MRWA)
From the Blog...
Restricted site with advanced treatment: Pine Lake Finlayson, MN
Overview: This customer had a non compliant system. The lot was oddly shaped and there was very little space after setbacks. The existing drainfield covered part of the available space left for a new one. The owner also wanted to preserve the trees on the lot. Solution: A dig out was completed over part of […]Read More
Restricted site: Isle, MN
Overview: This customer had a non compliant septic system with little space for a replacement system due to set backs and a small lot. The only available space left was between their two driveways. Solution: A box mound system was designed to enable the customer to save space and have a standard sized drainfield on […]Read More
New construction with advanced treatment: Milaca, MN
Overview: Owners of a new sustainably built home wanted a septic system that treats to a higher standard and has an exceptionally long life. Solution: Install a Multi-Flo advanced treatment unit to remove 95% of contaminates. The drainfield life is extended indefinitely because of the highly treated effluent. Annual maintenance assures long term proper operation.Read More
New construction on wooded lot: Brainerd, MN
Overview: This customer was building a new house on 100 acres of property. The homeowner wanted to preserve the wooded home site with its many large trees. The customer had a tight timeline to complete the system during a wet fall with winter approaching. Solution: A drainfield location was chosen to fit in between large […]Read More