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Septic Tank Considerations When Taking Chemotherapy Medication

When a person is going through chemotherapy treatment for a serious illness, the last thing they may care about is how the treatment might affect the septic tank. Even if you've always been conscientious about not flushing things that can clog up the tank or harm the friendly bacteria, you probably don't have much choice about how your illness treatment affects the system.  Chemotherapy & Tank Bacteria As the body expels non-metabolized chemotherapy medication through normal elimination processes, the substances go down the sewer pipe.

How To Prevent Critical Damage From Corrosion In Industrial Steel Piping

Many industrial processes are highly corrosive in nature and cause cracks in piping. Fortunately, there are some solutions you can use to avoid damage to your industrial piping during operations. Alloy 20 Piping One approach for making sure that corrosion doesn't destroy anything important around industrial piping is to use piping alloy that is highly resistant to corrosion. An example of a piping material with this quality is Alloy 20. This alloy is made of nickel, molybdenum, and chromium.

Dumpster Dos And Don'ts-How To Eliminate Repulsive Odors

If the dumpster that you are renting is emitting some strong odors that cause people to move quickly across the parking lot when they visit your property, eliminate them with the following tips.  Clean Around And Under The Dumpster Although your dumpster is the main culprit for foul odors, the area around and underneath the container can be adding to the problem. Get into the habit of spraying underneath the dumpster with a water hose each week or if trash spills onto the ground.

A Guide to Compressed Air Piping Systems

If you work in an industry that relies upon productive infrastructure in order to conduct industrial work, you will need to be sure that you are able to get an excellent compressed air piping system to work for you. Upgrading to this system will allow you to make the most of your industrial equipment and supplies, so that you're delivering highly pressurized air in the most efficient ways. This guide will teach you the benefits of these compressed air piping systems, along with the best ways to maintain them and keep them for years.

Spot The Signs Of Water Damage From Your Shower

With water, you can dissolve dirt, grime and sediments from any surface you want to clean. However, water can also wear down and wash away materials you're trying to preserve. Water damage happens in your bathroom when surfaces like walls, floors and even your ceiling are exposed to too much water, causing them to break down and even collapse. While water damage happens most drastically as a result of a flood, even a tiny leak somewhere around your shower can cause structural damage unless you act to prevent it.

Take Your Silver Jewelry Business To The Next Level With Lost Wax Casting

If you have a silver jewelry business, you may have wondered how to both improve your profits and take your artistry to the next level. While beading, stamping, and embossing can produce beautiful pieces, you can create more original and sculptural pieces with the ancient technique of lost wax casting. Read on to learn about how lost wax casting works and the tools you need to try it for yourself.

Exposing Two Myths That You May Believe About Drilling Wells

There are few things that are more important than supplying your home with fresh drinking water, but this is a task that may require a water well if your home is not connected to the local sewer system. While drilling water wells is a relatively ancient technique, it is commonly misunderstood by many modern homeowners. Due to the lack of knowledge, there is a strong chance that you may be making the error of assuming that a couple of common myths about drilling water wells are true.

Designing The Perfect Conveyor To Handle Your Materials

One of the challenges of implementing a conveyor belt is that these systems cannot simply be purchased off a shelf. They must be designed specifically for the application that the conveyor belt will be placed under. Also, if the conveyor belt is not designed well, it can contribute to a plant shutdown. Once you analyze the materials you will be transporting, you will be able to determine what specifications and features your belt will need.

Three Common Commercial Plumbing Problems To Watch For

Commercial facilities face some unique challenges with their plumbing systems due to the size and complexity of the systems. Although many of the hazards that commercial plumbing systems face are similar in form to those in residential systems, they are different in scale. Here's a look at some of the most common commercial plumbing issues to watch for in your building. Drain Clogs Whether it's the sink or the toilet, drain clogs can plague most any commercial facility.

Two Tips For Correcting A Loss Of Pressure With Your Air Compressor

Air compressors are common tools for those that use pneumatic tools, but these systems can commonly encounter problems that will make it all but impossible to generate the correct amount of air pressure. When problems strike, you may find it impossible to use your tools until the issue is addressed. Fortunately, problems can often be corrected by simply following these two tips. However, if these tips do not correct your issue, you should let a professional technician look at the unit to avoid accidentally damaging it or injuring yourself while trying to make advanced repairs.