GOWA Septage Disposal Survey 2017
1.
Are you:
an Installer
a pumper
an installer and pumper
a portable restroom company
a portable restroom company, an installer and a pumper
a portable restroom company and a pumper
Other  
2.
Is it a problem for you to dispose of septage?
Yes
No
some times in some locations
I don't pump.
Other  
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3.
What is your home county?
 

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4.
What Cities / Counties do you have the most problem disposing of septage?
 

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Can you dispose of septage in your home county?
Yes
No
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Can you dispose of septage in your home city?
Yes
No
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7.

If you cannot dispose of septage in your home area, what is the problem?

The rate they charge is too high! It is cost prohibitive.
They only accept so much per day
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Does your home county / city treatment facility accept septage from outside their county or city lines?
Yes
No
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9.
How does your home county charge?
By the load
Per 1,000 gallons
By the gallon
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10.
How many gallons can you dispose of in one day at the treatment facility ?
5,000 or less
more than 5,000
Don't have a treatment facility.
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How many gallons can you dispose of in one day with a hauler you use ?
5,000 or less
more than 5,000
I don't use a hauler.
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If they charge so much per 1,000 gals, how much do they charge?
 

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13.
If they charge so much per 1,000 gals, how much did they charge one year ago?
 

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14.
Does your home county accept...
 Yes No    
Septic Tank waste    
Portable Restroom waste    
Grease    
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If they do accept it, do they price it unreasonably high to discourage you from taking it there?

 Yes No    
Septic Tank Waste    
Portable Restroom waste    
Grease    
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16.
How far do you have to drive to dispose of septage? 
less than 10 miles
between 10 and 25
between 25 and 50
between 50 and 100
over 100 miles
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17.
How many gallons of septage on average does your company pump per day? 
less than 5,000?
betwee 5001 and 6,000?
more than 6,000?
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18.
How many truck loads of septage on average does your company pump per day? 
less than 3
4
5
6
7 or more?
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19.
How do you pay to dispose of septage? 
per gallon rate?
per truck size rate?
per tank size rate?
flat rate?
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20.
How much do you pay per truck to dispose of septage per gallon? 
less than 5 cents?
between 5 and 10 cents?
between 11 and 15 cents?
more than 16 cents?
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21.
How much do you pay per truck to dispose of septage per load? 
less than $300?
between $301 and $400?
between $401 and $500?
more than $500?
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22.
Have you talked to your state representative and/or state senator about the problem you are having disposing of septage?
Yes
No
No but I will!
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23.
Do you...
have storage capacity on site or
have to dump what you pump immediately?
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24.
What counties do you know that do NOT accept septage?
 

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What cities do you know that do NOT accept septage?
 

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26.
What is your base charge for pumping septage per 1,000 gals?
less than $200
between $201 and $300
between $301 and $400
more than $401
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What is your base charge for pumping septage per 1,500 gals?
less than $200
between $201 and $300
between $301 and $400
between $400 and $500
more than $500
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28.

Do you take your septage to:

a treatment plant?
another hauler who combines your load with others?
Land apply
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29.
On your invoice, do you put how much it costs you to dispose of the septage?
Yes
No
No but I will start doing it
Other  
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30.
Are you a member of GOWA?
Yes
No
No but I want to join
Other  
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31.
If GOWA tried to address this problem in the Legislature, would you be willing to contribute to a Legislative Fund to finance it?
Yes
No
Other  
32.

What is your email address?

 

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