Press Room & News Coverage

Press Room & News Coverage


This section includes media contact information and recent press releases and coverage. Members of the press may direct inquiries about SASD to the contacts listed at right.

Press Release

California’s Water Professionals Appreciation Week—October 6–14

Recognizing the Critical Role of California’s Water and Wastewater Industry

Sacramento, Calif. — All life depends on water for survival. But while more than two-thirds of the earth is covered with water, preparing it for human use—and then cleaning it once used—takes a lot of work.

During California’s second annual Water Professionals Appreciation Week (October 6–14), water professionals are being recognized and celebrated for their pivotal role in protecting public health and the environment.

No Wipes in the Pipes

No Wipes in the Pipes

ABC10 reports on problems "flushable" wipes are causing for the sewer system

Just because something can be flushed, doesn’t mean it should be! Check out Giacomo Luca’s and ABC10’s full coverage on how flushable wipes are causing big problems for our sewer system. This problem is completely preventable, and customers are the answer! Toss those wipes in the trash. Only human waste and toilet paper should ever be flushed.

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