Is it OK to flush "flushable" wipes?

No. Flushing any type of wipes, even if labeled as "flushable", may cause the pipes to clog and raw sewage to back up into your home or business. Toilet paper is the only paper product that should be flushed.

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1. What do I do if my sewer backs up?
2. Will my homeowners insurance cover damage from sewer backups?
3. Why do I smell sewer gas in my dwelling?
4. Is it OK to flush "flushable" wipes?
5. The water in my toilet just sprayed into the air and made a mess. What's going on here?
6. Where can I dump the holding tank on my RV?
7. Can I put anti-freeze or motor oil down the drain?