septic tank


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septic tank

n.
A sewage-disposal tank in which a continuous flow of waste material is decomposed by anaerobic bacteria.
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In 2005, the skeletal remains of a woman were discovered inside a septic tank at Manik Sarkar's official residence.
Seven people, however, could not manage to react on time and sunk into the pit when the concrete slab that cover the septic tank seemingly couldn't bear their weight.
said the evidence suggested the danger of the loose septic tank lid was ap-parent, such that even the slightest kick could remove it.
An employee of the establishment, who refused to be named, said he was supposed to clean the septic tank of hardened oil and waste water.
The law was extended in 2003 to cover people working in septic tanks and sewer lines.
A septic tank has two chambers, a large one to separate the solids and liquids and a smaller one to allow any solids that make it out of the first section to settle before liquid enters the leach field.
Barangays Acacia, Potrero and Tenejeros in Malabon; Barangays North Bay Boulevard South in Navotas; Barangays Apolonio Samson, Bagbag, Bahay Toro, Balingasa, Bungad, Damayan, Greater Lagro, North Olympus Subdivision in Barangay Kaligayahan, Barangays Pag-ibig sa Nayon, Pasong Putik, Payatas, San Isidro Labrador, Sauyo, Talayan, Talipapa and Veterans who have not availed of its septic tank cleaning services in the last five years may avail of this cleaning service, which normally costs around P3,000 per truck.
The septic tank is at the back of our back garden and also borders onto a field we own where it is discharging sewage into a stream.
The cesspit or septic tank may be located within the boundaries of a property or may be within the boundaries to a neighbours' property and could be exclusively used by the property you are purchasing or used in common with other nearby properties.
The first victim climbed down the septic tank only to fall to his death after inhaling methane gas.
Mr Kenny said: "You're not going to have people spluttering into their pints saying, 'God, I shouldn't have bought this [pint], I should have registered the septic tank instead'.
In an estimated 3% of cases in Wales, where a household has a larger septic tank, or where discharges are in a sensitive area, a permit will be required, costing pounds 125.