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Safe for Septic System?
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Chuck, WA    Posted 04-15-2002 at 13:27:51       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I need a product to clean deposits from bathroom fixtures - toilet bowl, sinks, shower door glass,etc. Paul Harvey advertises a product - don't recall the name but it's a three letter acronym - that sounds pretty good. I've seen it in the store, but have been reluctant to buy and use it since I don't know if it's safe for the septic tank. It does say that it's biodegradable - does that mean it's safe for septic systems? Does anybody use this product and have any comments?

Thanks!


Manitoba    Posted 04-15-2002 at 14:09:37       [Reply]  [No Email]
I have used C.L.R for years with no side effects on my septic...and it really works...regards


Chuck, WA    Posted 04-15-2002 at 18:49:22       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Manitoba...Thanks! I went out and bought some. It's good to know for sure that it won't kill off all the good bacteria and shut down the septic system.


WallSal55    Posted 04-15-2002 at 14:43:19       [Reply]  [Send Email]
If you find that CLR does not work for you, try
The Works for toilet bowl cleaner. If there is
a lime buildup (gray to green) Lime-Away. Where
we live, CLR never worked because our water is
so bad with lime, and in the country areas-rust!
Chuck, you are so lucky not to have the water
problems we have!


Chuck, WA    Posted 04-15-2002 at 18:46:50       [Reply]  [Send Email]
WallSal...you don't know how lucky - I'd say blessed! - we really are. The water is clear and tastes wonderful. The deposits I'm working on are minimal - just a little in the 4-5 months we've lived here. There is a good bit on the shower door glass that I want to try to clean off - I don't think the previous owners dried it after use, or just never did much to keep it clear. Thanks for the suggestion. I'll give CLR a chance and see how it goes.


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