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Bathroom wipes blamed for sewer clogs

Published 09/24/2013, Duluth News Tribune

Bathroom towlettes — those premoistened wipes for babies and adults — have become increasingly popular in recent years. They also have become a growing headache for sewer systems, where they are clogging pipes, valves, pumps and even treatment plants.

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