JEA's sewer collection system handles more than 75 million gallons of wastewater every day. Our waste collection and treatment system consists of more than 3,800 miles of collection lines, over 1,300 pumping stations and eleven wastewater treatment plants. Removing wastewater from your home, your business and our community is serious business. It’s a crucial service we’ve provided our customers since 1997, when we assumed responsibility for the city’s water and sewer service.
Big increase in grease and wipes at Mandarin Wastewater Treatment Facility
JEA's Mandarin Wastewater Treatment Facility saw a dramatic uptick this summer in the amount of fats, oils and grease (FOG) coming into the plant. In addition, baby wipes and adult wipes that are marketed as "flushable" do not degrade in the short amount of time they're in the sewer system.
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