Ken Biele, CEO of JWC Environmental, discusses solutions to the growing problem of equipment-clogging disposable wipes on Water Online Radio at WEFTEC.
At a high level, JWC Environmental is “focused on solids reduction and screening equipment … grinding stuff up, making sure it keeps flowing through the pipes,” Biele explains to Water Online Radio.
That includes an array of solids, but the main target of late has been disposable wipes. Whether marked “flushable” or not, the wipes are clogging sewage-handling pumps nationwide as they become more popular with consumers.
Get the full interview here.