Gross!: GRU workers untangle "sewage fruitcake" from wastewater treatment plant

Feb 5, 2020

ainesville, Fla. — Gainesville Regional Utilities wastewater workers spent more than 30 hours untangling a "sewage fruitcake" from on of its wastewater treatment plants.

GRU says the main component of this "fruitcake" was flushable wipes; however, despite their names, these wipes shouldn't be flushed.

GRU urges its residents to only flush what would normally be flushed down their toilets.

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