Browsing: Using Brewer's Yeast in a Septic System

Next >︎
To Top

Brewer's Yeast for Septic Tanks

Brewer's yeast can be used in the toilet once a month, to keep your septic tank leach lines flowing. It keeps the bacteria active in your septic system. No need for harsh chemicals.

By Terri H.

Ad
Showing: Comments Sort: Relevance
Flag
August 6, 20050 found this helpful

That stuff doesn't really help but it does not hurt the system. good information about septic tanks and treatmentat http://www.septicdrain.com

good luck

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
August 8, 20060 found this helpful

Roughly speaking, how much brewers yeast should you use per month, per year, etc.?

Editor's Note: Here is a great link for Septic Tank care:

http://www.co.el-dorado.ca.us/emd/envhealth/homeowner_septic.html

It looks as though yeast is very helpful in tanks that are sitting, such as vacation home tanks but may not be as helpful for tanks that are being used all the time.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
July 10, 20080 found this helpful

If you don't want to use yeast, you should look at BioWorld Produst septic tank treatment. It has worked GREAT.

http://www.adbio.com/septic/septic_treatment_unit.htm

Ad
ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
Flag
January 22, 20090 found this helpful

According to this link-- http://www.ext.nodak.edu/extnews/newsrelease/2006/030906/11avoidu.htm -- additives aren't really as effective as we think they are. Either way... I don't see any harm in it. I've been using bakers yeast for my system.

And you should be able to get it at places like Whole Foods or baking supply stores.

Cheers

http://uncouthpalate.blogspot.com

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related
In This Article
Using Brewer's Yeast in a Septic System
Using Brewer's Yeast in a Septic System
Next >︎
Categories
Home and Garden Home Improvement Septic TankMay 28, 2005
Guides
Septic Safe Cleaners
Septic Safe Cleaners
A yeast free cheese pizza.
No Yeast Pizza Dough Recipes
clogged toilet
Unclogging a Drain or Toilet Attached to a Septic System
Safe Toilet Paper for Septic Tanks
Toilet Paper Advice for Septic Tanks
More
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on August 24, 2016 at 7:51:27 AM on 10.0.0.227 in 2 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!