When residents dispose of items down toilets or drains that don't belong there, this causes problems not only for property owners but for the City's sewer system as well. It can lead to basement flooding, clogged pipes or the pollution of our waterways.
Do you know what can and can’t go down your drain? Learn how to deal with cooking grease, baby wipes, dental floss and other common household items that need to stay out of our plumbing. Information is online at toronto.ca/notdownthedrain.