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Leap into Responsible Flushing: Make the Most of Your Extra Day this Year!

Leap year gives us an extra day, and what better way to use this bonus time than to start flushing responsibly? Let’s use this day to educate yourself and others about the importance of responsible…

Ringing in the New Year with RFA!

AS we enter the new year, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the past year and think about the memories we’ve made, the fun times we’ve had, and the lessons we’ve learned.  In the…

Family, FOGs, and Fatbergs, Oh My!

Things have been dreary with shorter days and colder nights. But now, one of the most joyous times of the year is here – the holiday season! No matter what you celebrate, the holidays are…

Case Study: A moist toilet tissue manufacturer’s answer to responsible disposal

By Andrew Charleston Business Development Category Manager for the Americas region for Suominen Corporation, responsible for managing the company’s wetlaid based nonwovens portfolio. Suominen is a nonwoven manufacturer producing moist toilet tissue products since 1997….

Celebrating Californian Water Professionals

This October, Californians get to celebrate an unsung group of heroes in the fight against the Clog Monster: water professionals. The California State Legislature officially designated the first week of October as California Water Professionals…

Planning a holiday dinner? Don’t let a clogged pipe ruin the night

(BPT) The fall and winter holidays are known as the cooking holidays when friends and family gather to share a meal and celebrate the season. If you’re planning to host this year, you know there’s…

Straight A’s for Responsible Flushers

Happy back to school month from the Responsible Flushing Alliance! Although the summer fun might be ending, the excitement of a new school year is just beginning. It’s time to head back to the classroom…

LIGHTS… CAMERA… FLUSH SMART!

This July 1st, Flush Smart Day earned 5 stars on Hollywood’s rating scale. Instituted in 2022 with the enactment of California’s Wet Wipes Labeling Law, Flush Smart Day celebrates the progress of the #FlushSmart consumer…

Clog Monster makes his Hollywood debut: 5 ways you can help defeat him

Underneath the city streets is a hidden world where Clog Monsters, fatbergs, and pizza reign supreme. We must all do our part to protect our wastewater systems. Always look for the “Do Not Flush” symbol…

Want to avoid costly clogs? 5 tips on how to flush smart every day

(BPT) July 1 is Flush Smart Day, a nationwide initiative to educate and encourage everyone to practice smart flushing habits all year long. All too often, products that weren’t designed to be flushed down the…

Flush Smart Day is On the Way!

Our second annual Flush Smart Day celebration is right around the corner, and it is already shaping up to be a can’t-miss event!  Last year, the state of California declared July 1 as “Flush Smart…

Nonflushable wipes with “Do Not Flush” symbol go in the trash, not the toilet

 (BPT) If you have a pack or two of wet wipes around the house, you know how convenient and helpful these household items can be. However, baby wipes, makeup wipes, and disinfecting wipes are classified…

Keep Mother’s Day Clog Free

With Mother’s Day around the corner, now is the time to reflect on all the reasons why we love the maternal figures in our lives. From providing sound advice to making delicious home-cooked meals, mothers…

Protect Pipes and the Planet this Earth Day

Pollution is a serious issue that affects our day-to-day lives in big and small ways. This Earth Day is a reminder that our daily actions are investments into the future of planet earth, our collective…

Wastewater Industry Partners Join with Wipes Manufacturers to Educate Consumers on Importance of the “Do Not Flush” Symbol at Responsible Flushing Alliance’s 2nd Annual Meeting

Guests from the Wipes Industry and Wastewater Engaged in Frank Discussions Regarding Responsible Steps to Decrease Fatbergs in California Sewers at RFA’s Annual Meeting Seattle, Wash. (Mar. X, 2023) – On March 7, the Responsible…

Spring Cleaning with RFA

Believe it or not, winter is almost over! As spring steadily approaches, you may be getting ready to clear out your house and prepare for some much-needed sunshine and fresh air. Before you begin your…

A Love Letter to the Do Not Flush Symbol

RFA may have experienced incredible growth recently, but we recognize that all of this wouldn’t be possible without our one true love: The “Do Not Flush” Symbol. The DNF symbol, now prominently displayed on packaging…

New Year, New Responsible Flushing Habits! Our #FlushSmart 2023 Resolutions

With a new year comes new resolutions! Whether you’re thinking about eating healthier, getting in shape, reading more books, or spending more time with loved ones, RFA wants you to keep flushing smart at the…

The Responsible Flushing Alliance in Review

2022 was a breakout year for the Responsible Flushing Alliance. We launched the Flush Smart campaign, rolled out the “Do Not Flush” symbol and public awareness campaign in partnership with industry leaders, and declared July…

Seriously, Flushable Wipes Are Flushable

Seriously, Flushable Wipes Are Flushable By El Duderino We see it in the news… sewer clogs and overflows being blamed on flushable wipes. This has left some consumers torn between using chafe-inducing sandpaper squares (a.k.a….

Family, FOGs, and Fatbergs, Oh My!

Things have been dreary with shorter days and colder nights. But now, one of the most joyous times of the year is here – the holiday season! No matter what you celebrate, the holidays are…

3 Pro Tips for New Parents to Practice #FlushSmart Habits

Babies… the sweetest bundles of joy that never fail to put a smile on your face… except  when they have a blowout. A messy, all encompassing – stop what you’re doing right now and open…

How to be #FlushSmart at the Movie Theater

As the weather cools down, you may be looking for fun activities that keep you inside. For some of you, that place is the movie theater! From cuddling up with the littles one over the…

WOW (a.k.a. World of Wipes), Who Knew?

Last month I had the pleasure of speaking at the World of WipesÒ International Conference in Chicago. The panel I participated in was called “Nonwoven Substrates for More Sustainable Wipes.”   My presentation focused on RFA’s…

How to Observe Flush Smart Day, Every Day!

On July 1, we observed the inaugural Flush Smart Day thanks to a resolution granted to RFA President Lara Wyss by Assemblymember Richard Bloom, the California statesman who largely brought the Wet Wipes Labelling Law…

The Responsible Flushing Alliance 101: The Reasons Why We All Need to #FlushSmart

With #FlushSmartDay around the corner, we’re bringing it back to the basics of all things responsible flushing habits. Keeping it simple to ensure consumers understand what shouldn’t be sent down the drain. Wait, what even…

Don’t Serve Up Stress at Your Next Gathering – Learn What Not to Flush at the Family BBQ

The days are getting longer, and the temperature is getting hotter. Soon family and friends will get together for barbecues and backyard gatherings filled with laughter and good food. Here at the Responsible Flushing Alliance,…

The Definition of Flushability

Here at the Responsible Flushing Alliance, we always encourage you to practice your best #FlushSmart habits. Sending the wrong products down the drain causes dangerous clogs in municipal sewer systems that could lead to burst…

The Clog Monster’s Favorite Foods

No one thinks of their bathroom as the hottest spot in town, but for the destructive Clog Monster, it’s five-star dining!  With the everyday products we use for cleaning, hygiene, and relaxing just one wrong…

Crafting With Kids: What To Do With What You Can’t Flush

February brings chilly weather and early sunsets. Instead of playing outside, children are staying indoors more than ever—even during the weekends. It can be hard to keep the little ones entertained for long periods of…

National Bath Safety Month: Staying Safe from Spills and Slips

After a long day at work or taking care of the kids, there is nothing better than stepping into the bathroom for an evening of relaxation. Between the bubbles and moisturizing sheet masks, have you…

School Sanitation is a Community Problem but Support Starts at Home

Almost two years into the pandemic, we can all agree that a safe, sanitary environment in which to learn is crucial for a child’s education.

Not Sure What to Flush? California Now Has a Label for That.

California can now put another arrow in its quiver in its fight to protect the environment and state infrastructure: a new law that educates consumers on what can and cannot be flushed down the toilet.

Don’t Be Gross – That’s So 2019

In 2020, when American consumers found themselves social distancing and short of toilet paper (“TP,” as the cool kids call it), the demand for wipes products skyrocketed by as much as 500 percent.

Wipes: Your Summer Sidekick

During these dog days of summer, and especially after a year indoors, people everywhere are treating this summer like it is the first one ever…

World Environment Day: Protect the Environment from Your Bathroom

Over the years, our environment has sustained significant disruption and damage as we’ve interrupted its natural process to often accommodate our everyday habits. Climate is getting hotter.

Earth Day: Responsible Flushing for Water Conservation

Earth Day is an annual event focused on promoting clean and sustainable living habits that will help preserve the Earth’s resources for people and wildlife alike.

Top 10 Most Flushed Non-Flushable Items

Did you know that flushing products that were not designed to be flushed down the toilet can put the health of your home at risk?

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What the Inland Empire is flushing down the drain

INLAND EMPIRE – (INT) – Results of a collection study at the Inland Empire Utility Agency may help identify what’s causing damage to the wastewater infrastructure.

Businesswire

What are Californians Flushing? You Might Be Surprised.

Identifying a fully intact baby wipe at the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District's collection study to determine which flushing habits can cause clogs in sewer lines and damage machinery. Always look for the "Do Not Flush" symbol on wipes packaging and follow disposal instructions to keep non-flushables out of the sewers. (Photo: Business Wire)

Responsible Flushing Alliance

Responsible Flushing Alliance 2022 ANNUAL REPORT

Educating consumers about the “Do Not Flush” symbol to help protect our environment and keep our communities healthy is the main priority of the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA).

USA TODAY TRAVEL

Check out our full-page PSA on pg. 11 of the USA Today Travel guide!

We’re sharing Fun Family #Flushsmart Travel Tips so that you and your family can travel without fear of clogs and overflows.

Philadelphia Herald

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Offers #FlushSmart Tips to Help Prevent Sewer Clogs and Fatbergs

Many Americans are not aware of the havoc fatbergs cause within our nation’s sewers. The first fatberg was discovered in 2013 with approximately two fatbergs being discovered each year since.

Nonwoven Industry

California Law to Require Clear Do Not Flush Labeling on Non-Flushable Wipes

California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed AB 818 by Assembly Member Richard Bloom into law, requiring all packaging for diaper wipes, cleaning wipes and cosmetic wipes to display clear “Do Not Flush” warnings.

Happi

California Mandates ‘Do Not Flush’ Caveat On Disposal Labeling For Wet Wipes

All packaging for diaper wipes, cleaning wipes and cosmetic wipes must clearly display “Do Not Flush” in the state of California. Governor Newsom today signed AB 818 by Assembly Member Richard Bloom into law.

Yahoo!

New Law Requires Easier-to-Find Disposal Labeling for Wet Wipes

Today Governor Newsom signed AB 818 by Assembly Member Richard Bloom into law, requiring all packaging for diaper wipes, cleaning wipes, and cosmetic wipes to display clear “Do Not Flush” warnings. The bill is the result of a three-year effort…

The Dallas News

Top 5 Essential Parenting Hacks Anyone with Kids Under Two Should Know

Navigating parenthood sometimes can feel like being dropped in the middle of a maze with so many different options and responsibilities pulling caregivers in every direction. Whether it’s cleaning, organizing, or saving a buck,…

H2O Global

To flush or not to flush?

Let’s face it, toilets aren’t exactly a conversation starter; we do our business and then try not to think about it until the next time nature calls. While we tend to ‘flush and forget’ – that shouldn’t be an excuse to treat toilets like trash bags.

Associated Press

Wipes Labeling Act in Illinois Advances Responsible Flushing Efforts Supported by Wipes Industry and Municipal Wastewater

On Friday, Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law Senate Bill 294, known as the Wipes Labeling Act, which now requires manufacturers of household disposable wipes for sale in the state of Illinois…

Sentinel Source

More flushed wipes logging pipes, sending sewage into homes

Some wastewater utilities say they are facing a nasty pandemic problem: More disposable wipes being flushed down toilets are clogging pipes, jamming pumps, and sending raw sewage into homes and waterways.

Happi

A Conversation with the Responsible Flushing Alliance

Wastewater operators across the globe continue to face challenges associated with clogs due to issues such as aging infrastructure and improper flushing habits. While items such as baby wipes, paper towels, tampons, and sanitary pads...

Nonwoven Industry

Personal Care Wipes Respond to Change

Like most consumer markets in 2020, nonwovens wipes trends were upended by the Coronavirus pandemic. As consumers worked overtime to sanitize their homes and themselves, demand for disinfectant and hand sanitizing wipes skyrocketed...

Nonwoven Industry

Responsible Flushing Alliance Forms

To address the need for long-term solutions to the problems in the nation’s wastewater systems, the Responsible Flushing Alliance has been formed as an independent nonprofit with a mission of educating consumers about responsible and smart flushing habits.

Happi

Home Care Wipes: Sustainability In Sharper Focus As Cleaning Frenzy Simmers Following Pandemic

Across the U.S., cities, and towns are being forced to throw more money at solving blockages as consumers buy (and flush) more wipes than ever.

Bloomberg News

America’s Obsession With Wipes Is Tearing Up Sewer Systems

Even before the pandemic, Americans were already flushing far too many wipes into the sewer system. After a year of staying at home, the pipe-clogging problem has gotten worse.

TPO Magazine

The Wipes Problem: Are Mechanical Solutions the Ultimate Answer? | Treatment Plant Operator

Product standards? Education? Grinding? What will solve the wipes problem? Clean-water agencies and wipes industry groups have differing perspectives. The battle over wipes in sewers continues unabated.

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Responsible Flushing Alliance Reveals Increase in Flushing Awareness in 2023 Annual Report

#FlushSmart campaign captured consumers' attention with Hollywood-inspired PSAs featuring the Clog Monster to promote the "Do Not Flush" symbol. RFA's third annual meeting is open for registration and takes place on March 27 from 11 a.m. - noon PST.

BusinessWire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Expands Coalition with Addition of The Hygiene Co., Maker of CleanLIFE Wipes

RFA welcomes The Hygiene Co. into growing coalition to help improve consumer flushing habits and bring awareness to wipes labeling

Businesswire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Expands Coalition with Addition of Crocodile Cloth

Crocodile Cloth joins the RFA, a growing coalition on mission to help improve consumer flushing habits and bring awareness to wipes labeling

Businesswire

What are Californians Flushing? You Might Be Surprised.

Identifying a fully intact baby wipe at the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District's collection study to determine which flushing habits can cause clogs in sewer lines and damage machinery. Always look for the "Do Not Flush" symbol on wipes packaging and follow disposal instructions to keep non-flushables out of the sewers. (Photo: Business Wire)

BusinessWire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Celebrates Water Professionals Appreciation Week

Celebrate Water Professionals Appreciation Week by always looking for the "Do Not Flush" symbol on wipes. If you see it, that wipe goes in the trash and never the toilet. (Graphic: Business Wire)

BusinnessWire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Spoofs Hollywood with Clog Monster Themed Public Service Campaign for Second Annual Flush Smart Day

The Responsible Flushing Alliance unveils a new public service campaign via a movie trailer-inspired PSA, featuring RFA’s “Clog Monster,” a fictional character that brings to light the gross reality of clogs and fatbergs and underscoring the importance of checking for the “Do Not Flush” symbol. (Graphic: Business Wire)

BusinnessWire

Responsible Flushing Alliances’ 2nd Annual Flush Smart Day; Clog Monster Infiltrates Hollywood Classics & 2023 Summer Blockbusters

The Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) is unleashing the Clog Monster on screens this July. Reminding everyone to look for the "Do Not Flush" symbol on non-flushable wipes to keep the Clog Monster from causing havoc in our homes and in our sewers. Be sure to follow RFA @flushsmart on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok this #FlushSmartDay to see what is in store. (Photo: Business Wire)

CISION

Cotton Incorporated Joins the Responsible Flushing Alliance Expanding Industry Leadership on #FlushSmart Consumer Education Campaign

The Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) is excited to welcome Cotton Incorporated to its coalition of wipes manufacturers, wastewater treatment groups, and public health advocates working to educate consumers about proper flushing habits across the U.S.

CISION

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Welcomes Guy & O’Neill and biom in Bolstering Efforts in Consumer Education on Proper Flushing Habits

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) announced that Guy & O'Neill and biom have joined its coalition of wipes manufacturers, wastewater treatment groups, and public health advocates working to mitigate the improper flushing of non-flushable personal care products.

CISION

New Survey Finds Consumers Still Disposing Non-Flushable Items Down the Toilet, Sparking Increase in Consumer Education Efforts

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) released insights and an infographic from a survey of California consumers measuring general awareness of the “Do Not Flush” symbol. It also measured Californians’ understanding of what common household products are not flushable.

RFA

Wastewater Industry Partners Join with Wipes Manufacturers to Educate Consumers on Importance of the “Do Not Flush” Symbol at Responsible Flushing Alliance’s 2nd Annual Meeting

On March 7, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) held its second virtual annual meeting, where members from the wipes manufacturing industry, wastewater and sanitation agencies, consumers, and media were invited to attend. The meeting offered attendees a chance to hear from key stakeholders about the role each party plays in decreasing costly and unsanitary fatbergs and clogs in California sewers.

PR WEB

Responsible Flushing Alliance Announces WaterWipes as its Newest Member in Growing Coalition Focused on Promoting Healthy Habits

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) welcomed its 31stmember – WaterWipes – in its growing coalition of wipes manufacturers, wastewater groups, and public health advocates aiming to educate consumers on what not to flush and spread greater awareness of the “Do Not Flush” symbol.

PR WEB

The Responsible Flushing Alliance to Present 2023 Outlook and Consumer Education Strategy at 2nd Annual Meeting

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) announced its second annual meeting will occur virtually on March 7 from 11 a.m. – noon PST. The invitation is open to all wastewater and sanitation agencies, wipes manufacturers, and the media.

PR WEB

Ecolab Joins the Responsible Flushing Alliance, Adding to Growing Coalition to Promote Healthy Flushing Habits

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) announced the addition of Ecolab to its growing coalition of wipes manufacturers, wastewater treatment groups, and public health advocates aiming to educate consumers about what not to flush and spread greater awareness of the “Do Not Flush” symbol.

PR WEB

3M, Eleeo Brands, Goodwipes, Unilever Join the Responsible Flushing Alliance, Bolstering its Efforts to Educate Consumers on Proper Flushing Habits

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) announced 3M, Eleeo Brands, Goodwipes, and Unilever as new members of its growing coalition of manufacturers and public health stakeholders focused on educating consumers on what not to flush down their toilets.

PR WEB

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Reminds Americans to Keep Fats, Oils, and Grease out of Drains this Thanksgiving

As Americans are preparing to usher in the holiday season, treasured family recipes are taking center stage as rich and decadent meals are being planned. After enjoying seasonal meals with family and friends, don’t forget to keep fats, oils, and grease (F.O.G.) out of the drain. And just as important, always look for the “Do Not Flush” symbol on wipes for proper disposal instructions.

PR WEB

Responsible Flushing Alliance Shares “Most Wanted” Poster of Items Clogging America’s Home Plumbing and Wastewater Treatment Systems

The Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA), a non-profit association dedicated to providing consumers with educational materials about what should and should not be flushed, released its first in a series of “Most Wanted” items that shouldn’t be flushed.

PR WEB

RFA Shares Tips for Preventing Home & Sewer Clogs; Foresnic Analysis of Clogs found in the UK Shows What's Causing Problems for London's Sewers

The Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) is a non-profit association dedicated to providing consumers with educational materials about what should and should not be flushed as well as sharing information regarding why it is so important to follow smart flushing practices.

PR WEB

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Offers Safe Summer Travel Tips for Cleaning Up When on the Go

There is more to safe summer travel than careful driving, especially as Americans enter our third summer in a global pandemic. For those planning to take to their skies or head out on the road trip of a lifetime, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) is providing four key tips to help keep travelers stay healthy and having fun when on the go.

BusinnessWire

RFA Joins Assemblymember Richard Bloom, CASA, NSAC to celebrarte "Do Not Flush" Law

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) accepted a resolution issued by the office of California Assembly Member Richard Bloom to recognize July 1 as “Flush Smart Day.” The inaugural observance to take place Friday will also mark the official launch of RFA’s consumer education campaign aimed at improving proper flushing habits in homes and businesses in California and the across the nation.

BusinnessWire

Colrox & GOJO join RFA

Today the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) announced Clorox and GOJO have joined as contributing members to support its widespread consumer education campaign on what not to flush.

BusinessWire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Publishes New Infographic Educating the Public on the Strangest Items Found in California Catch Basins

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) published a new infographic highlighting some of the strangest objects that have been pulled out of municipal wastewater treatment catch basins in three California areas. A Spanish version of the infographic is also available.

BUSINESSWIRE

Responsible Flushing Alliance Welcomes Dukal, LLC, Reckitt, and Spartan Chemical Company, Inc. as Newest Members

Today the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) announced Dukal, LLC, Reckitt, and Spartan Chemical Company, Inc. as its newest contributing members in its growing alliance of manufacturers and innovators investing in a coordinated national effort to educate consumers on what not to flush.

iCrowd News

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Announces New Beauty Wipe Disposal Education Efforts Ahead of World Health Day and Earth Day

Today the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) released a new #FlushSmart infographic as part of its consumer education campaign raising awareness of responsible flushing habits, launched this past January. This new infographic educates consumers on how to properly dispose of household beauty products and makeup wipes while avoiding costly clogs and negative environmental impacts.

IPS News

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Announces 57% Member Growth in 2021 Annual Report

Today the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) released its 2021 annual report, outlining the successes of the organization and its campaign to educate consumers on what not to flush while spreading awareness of new “Do Not Flush” labeling coming in July 2022.

BusinessWire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Announces Six Advisory Members as 2022 #FlushSmart Consumer Education Campaign Kicks Off

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA) is excited to introduce the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) as its newest advisory member as it launches its national 2022 #FlushSmart consumer education campaign in California.

iCrowd News

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Helps Football Bowl Game Watchers Root for their Teams with Practical Party Tips to Keep the other Bowl Clog-Free

As fans around the country gear up to cheer on their favorite football teams, the Responsible Flushing Alliance offers tailgating tips to keep cleanup of disposable items so that fans can keep cheering and not have to worry about fouls off the field.

iCrowd News

The Responsible Flushing Alliance Offers #FlushSmart Tips to Help Prevent Sewer Clogs and Fatbergs

Many Americans are not aware of the havoc fatbergs cause within our nation’s sewers. The first fatberg was discovered in 2013 with approximately two fatbergs being discovered each year since. The Responsible Flushing Alliance (RFA), a nonprofit...

BusinessWire

New Law Requires Easier-to-Find Disposal Labeling for Wet Wipes

Today Governor Newsom signed AB 818 by Assembly Member Richard Bloom into law, requiring all packaging for diaper wipes, cleaning wipes, and cosmetic wipes to display clear “Do Not Flush” warnings. The bill is the result of a three-year effort between representatives from wastewater and product stewardship groups and wipes manufacturers to address an urgent pollution problem that has plagued public wastewater infrastructure.

PR WEB

Responsible Flushing Alliance Welcomes Papel Aralar S.A. to its Coalition of Members

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance welcomed its newest association member, Papel Aralar S.A. The global paper company brings its proven commitment to environmental preservation and social responsibility to the Responsible Flushing Alliance as the organization accelerates...

iCrowd News

Top 5 Essential Parenting Hacks Anyone with Kids Under Two Should Know

Navigating parenthood sometimes can feel like being dropped in the middle of a maze with so many different options and responsibilities pulling caregivers in every direction. Whether it’s cleaning, organizing, or saving a buck…

iCrowd News

Top 10 Grooming Mistakes Guys Make

Anytime of the year is the right time for proper grooming but after more than a year of social distancing, it may be time for a refresher course. Even celebrities are debating whether or not to wait for the stank to emerge before bathing their kids.

Business Wire

Wipes Labeling Act in Illinois Advances Efforts Supported by Wipes Industry and Municipal Wastewater

On Friday, Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law Senate Bill 294, known as the Wipes Labeling Act, which now requires manufacturers of household disposable wipes for sale in the state of Illinois to clearly label “Do Not Flush”.

Business Wire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Welcomes ANDRITZ and DUDE Products

Today, the Responsible Flushing Alliance enthusiastically welcomed ANDRITZ and DUDE Products as its newest Board of Directors members. The addition of these two innovators to the organization brings in their distinct expertise.

Business Wire

Passage of Oregon House Bill 2344 Boosts Accountability for Responsible Flushing

Gov. Kate Brown has signed into law House Bill 2344, requiring manufacturers of personal care and household wipes for sale in the state of Oregon to clearly label “Do Not Flush” on those wipes that are not intended for disposal in the toilet.

PRWEB

Graduation Means Embarking on Life’s Next Big Adventure in the Real World; Responsible Flushing Alliance Offers Tips to Help Grads Avoid Embarrassing Toilet Overflows

With approximately 4 million Americans graduating college every year, there’s excitement for embarking on the next big chapter in life, which in many cases includes renting a first apartment.

PRWEB

Spread Earth Month throughout the Year; The Responsible Flushing Alliance Shares Tips for Conserving Water in 2021 and Beyond

The 51st Earth Month is coming to a close and the Responsible Flushing Alliance, a nonprofit dedicated to educating and empowering consumers to make informed choices about the proper disposal of products used in a bathroom setting, offers four...

Business Wire

Responsible Flushing Alliance Established as Independent Non-profit to Help Reduce Possible Damage to Nation’s Sewage Systems

To address the need for long-term solutions to the problems in our nation’s wastewater systems, the Responsible Flushing Alliance has been formed as an independent nonprofit with a mission of educating consumers about responsible and…

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Coming to a clogged toilet near you…

#FlushSmartDay is an annual celebration dedicated to spreading the word about responsible flushing habits. This year, The Responsible Flushing Alliance has put together a movie-trailer-style PSA to remind consumers to look for the “Do Not Flush” symbol on wipes packaging.

The Responsible Flushing Alliance is an independent, nonprofit trade association committed to educating consumers about responsible and smart flushing habits to help reduce damage to our nation’s sewage systems. Check out www.flushsmart.org to learn more about our #FlushSmart campaign.

By checking for the “Do Not Flush” symbol on wipes packaging, you can prevent fatbergs in our sewer systems and visits from Clog Monsters.

Check out what happens when you send the wrong wipe down the drain this July 1st. ?

#FlushSmartDay is an annual celebration dedicated to spreading the word about responsible flushing habits. This year, The Responsible Flushing Alliance has put together a movie-trailer-style PSA to remind consumers to look for the “Do Not Flush” symbol on wipes packaging.

The Responsible Flushing Alliance is an independent, nonprofit trade association committed to educating consumers about responsible and smart flushing habits to help reduce damage to our nation’s sewage systems. Check out www.flushsmart.org to learn more about our #FlushSmart campaign.

Do you smell something… rancid? Oh no…

It’s a CLOG MONSTER!!

Learn what really happens when you send non-flushable wipes into the sewers. Mark your calendars for #FlushSmartDay on July 1st and look for the “Do Not Flush” symbol to keep the Clog Monster at bay!

Flush Smart Day is an annual celebration dedicated to spreading the word about responsible flushing habits. This year, The Responsible Flushing Alliance has put together a movie-trailer-style PSA to remind consumers to look for the “Do Not Flush” symbol on wipes packaging.

The Responsible Flushing Alliance is an independent, nonprofit trade association committed to educating consumers about responsible and smart flushing habits to help reduce damage to our nation’s sewage systems. Check out www.flushsmart.org to learn more about our #FlushSmart campaign.

RFA 2023 Annual Meeting

The Responsible Flushing Alliance provides updates on its 2022 campaign and a look at 2023’s #FlushSmart campaign. We also hear from industry, wastewater, and environmental experts.

“You Can’t Live a Day Without Me” is a rap video about the San Francisco sewers with cameos by ex-49ers great Ronnie Lott and former San Francisco Mayor Willie L. Brown, Jr.

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, the City agency that brought national attention to your sewers using slogans like “No one deals with more crap than I do” and “Your #2 is my #1,” is now debuting a rap song!

The City’s sewers work 24/7, 365 days a year; the Sewer System Improvement Program (SSIP) is a multi-billion dollar citywide investment underway to ensure it’s safe now and continues to protect public health and the environment for generations to come. Check out the lyrics at www.sfwater.org/sewerRap.