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Sewerage – Actions

People flushing inappropriate items down the toilet Wastewater from washing machines containing microplastics People pouring waste into sinks and stormwater drains People littering or dumping items in manholes

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Practical actions that can help managers reduce waste pollution in the sewerage system include:

Last updated: 10 May 2021

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2021) Sewerage – Actions, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 April 2023. Available at:

Queensland Government
WetlandInfo   —   Department of Environment and Science