Sewage backups and overflows need to be professionally responded to immediately. You should not jeopardize your health or the health of any other occupants of your home by attempting to clean up a water damage in Dayton involving sewage on your own.
Sewage may contain human as well as industrial waste. It can carry germs, parasites, and bacteria, which can result in illnesses to individuals who are exposed to it. Sewage can contain E. coli, salmonella, or pinworms. It can cause anything from stomach cramps to cholera or hepatitis. Sewage may also contain chemical toxins including heavy metals, pesticides, and pharmaceuticals.
Sewage: Smelly & Dangerous
Hazards from sewage exposure may occur through direct contact, by ingestion, or through the eyes and ears. It can also enter your body by inhalation through your nose. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that 7 million people each year are sickened due to exposure to raw sewage.
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