Salem City Sewer Department

Salem City Sewer System

The following items are causing issues with the city sewer plant equipment and processing of the waste.  Please do not flush down your toilets or sinks the following items:
  • Household wipes
  • Paper products
  • Paper towels
  • Baby wipes
  • Hygiene products, including feminine pads and tampons
  • Cosmetic pads
  • Wipes labeled as "Flushable"
  • Medical materials
  • Food waste down kitchen disposals