There is a myth perpetrated among manufacturers of disposable 'wet wipes' that deems some of these products as flushable. Don't believe it.
Today, you can find almost any type of cleaning product in the form of a convenient pop-up disposable cleaning cloth. These products such as baby wipes, shop cloths, dusters, sweeper and general disinfectant wipes, even if labeled "flushable," should not be flushed down the drain. The materials used to manufacture these wipes do not degrade or break down in the sewer system.
"We advise our customers not to put anything other than human waste or toilet paper down the toilet," said John DeCriscio, YLWD Operations Manager. "The toilet is only meant to flush the three P's– pee, poop and paper.
Yorba Linda Water District is a public agency serving residents of Yorba Linda and portions of Placentia, Brea, Anaheim and areas of unincorporated Orange County.
Yorba Linda Water District is totally independent of all city and county governments. None of the revenue obtained by Yorba Linda Water District is used to subsidize non-water related activities or the activities of any other agency.