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2019 Annual General Meeting and Education Day

The MOWMA/OWSIM Annual General Meeting and Education Day took place in Winnipeg on April 26, 2019 at the Park West Inn, 525 Dale Blvd. Twenty-seven people participated in presentations from Manitoba Sustainability, as well as presentations on site evaluation, pump [Read More]

Onsite Installer Certification Course

The Onsite Installer Certification Course is typically delivered twice a year at Red River College. Courses take place in May and September/October. There are no dates currently posted for this training, however for more information on upcoming courses please contact:  [Read More]

The Latest on “Flushable” Wipes

Ryerson University’s Flushability Lab at Ryerson Urban Water recently released a report: Defining ‘Flushability’ for Sewer Use. Tests evaluated 101 single-use products, of which 23 were labeled as ‘flushable’ by the manufacturer. Results showed that not one single wipe was [Read More]

Spring Maintenance Tips for Septic Systems

Many installers do not wish to take on the task of maintaining septic systems, but these systems all require maintenance and providing a maintenance service helps to get the cash flowing earlier in the spring than waiting for the install [Read More]

Nominate Your Favourite Pumper Today

Recognize your favourite pumper for their hard work! Anyone that works in the liquid waste industry can tell you it isn’t the easiest way to make a living. Hug A Pumper is a free initiative to recognize the people in [Read More]