Throwing Good Money at Bad Water? BOD and TSS Surcharges

Why You Need To Know About Surcharges BOD (Biochemical Oxygen Demand) and TSS (Total Suspended Solids) surcharges paid to your local public utility can add up quickly depending on the actual BOD or TSS of your wastewater and the number of gallons per day.¬† ¬† Public utilities usually do not put a limit on BOD or TSS, however high BOD or high TSS wastewater increases the utilities cost to the treated wastewater. Therefore, they will attach a surcharge for BOD and a surcharge for TSS. How To Calculate Surcharges¬† The surcharge is based on the concentration and volume of wastewater ... » Read More