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Mr. Baughman 03-21-2008 12:50 AM

Water softner draining
 
Hello, I was wondering if it is ok to run the water softners drain tubing and overflow tubing to a sump crock? It is for ground water and eventually goes to a retention pond.
Thank you,
Norm

Bondo 03-21-2008 08:52 AM

Ayuh,... Sure,.. Why Not,..??

Mr. Baughman 03-21-2008 11:26 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Bondo (Post 109619)
Ayuh,... Sure,.. Why Not,..??

The directions say to a stand pipe, slop sink, or floor drain. These are all on the sanitary waste lateral. I don't know if it is legal and could if the brine would harm the retention pond. I know it's not much, but if everyone in the neighborhood did it, i imagine it would cause a problem.


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