Water Softener Brine Disposal to Septic Systems


An estimated 20 percent of homes in the U.S. are served by septic systems, and many of these homes also use water softeners. Due to the widespread use of water softeners with septic systems, it is important to understand the impact that water softener discharge has on septic tank system performance. Several research studies have examined this issue and are summarized in this WQA white paper.