Septage & Residuals

process starts with the automated mechanical equipment separating screenings; grit from the truck discharges. All remaining liquids and dissolved solids are then processed through our dewatering press and further treated through the City's Wastewater Treatment Facility. A 4,000 gallon truck can be unloaded in seven minutes. 

The City has two processing rates:

Septage processing $0.06 per gallon

Grease or Secondary Wastewater treatment residuals $0.10 per gallon

Dewatering Press 1

Dewatering Press 2

Interested in becoming a City Septage customer?   Please call Danielle Phillips at  863/452-4409 or email dphillips@avonpark.cc