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Septic Tank Sewage Treatment Options 

Septic tank options for homeowners

What is a Septic Tank Sewage Treatment plant

 

Septic tank options for homeowners include the Tricel septic tank system, which is manufactured to the highest international standard. It is suitable for sewage treatment where sufficient land is available for an adequate drainage field and you have received approval from the planning authority. You may install a septic tank where soil conditions are suitable for treatment of wastewater by meeting the standards set by the Environmental Protection Agency.

The holding tank is designed to contain the solids and prevent them from entering the percolation area. The percolation area must be designed adequately for treatment of the discharged effluent liquid. As the majority of treatment of waste is carried out in the percolation area, the system and percolation area is designed in accordance with the BS 6297:1983 and EN12566-1:2007 standards

 

How a Septic Tank Works

Stage 1:

Wastewater flows by gravity into Chamber 1, where the solids and heavier material settle to the base of the unit. A small amount of anaerobic breakdown occurs at this stage.

Stage 2:

The liquid and lighter waste material flow over the baffle into the second chamber. A layer of scum forms at the top of the liquid. A specially designed outlet pipe is fitted to the unit to ensure that only the liquid flows into the percolation area. This dip pipe prevents the scum from passing into the percolation area which may block pipes.

Stage 3:

Final improvement of the waste water occurs as it penetrates through a specially designed percolation area.

Key features & benefits

UK Company – Local advice and back up service ensuring a swift response to after sales service calls.

Range – Large range of sizes available in one tank format. 6 persons up to 20 person dwellings.

Reliability – 40 years in business, currently treating over 30 million litres of wastewater per day.

Efficiency – Treating wastewater to EN12566-1

Easily transported – Lightweight and easy to transport and manoeuvre on site especially in space limited applications.

Price – Tricel Novo is made from a lightweight material Polyethylene reducing the cost of transportation and installation.

Low Profile – Septic tanks have a low profile allowing a smaller excavation, minimal disruption to your garden.

Certification – All Tricel Vento septic tanks are tested to the highest quality standards and is EU Certified to EN12566-1

 

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