Unusually High Usage of Septic Systems is Cause for a Maintenance Assessment

The past few months of working from home, home schooling children, self-isolation and self-quarantine have put unusual strain on septic systems all across Western Canada.  Pumpers have been reporting more frequent emergency calls and contractors are reporting more demand for …

The Controversy Over the Use of Tire Chip Media (Rubber Tire Shreds)


The Association in Saskatchewan regularly gets complaints from installers about rubber tire shreds used as aggregate in sand mounds. These complaints stem from contractors being contacted to repair or replace these systems, often within only a few years of …

Perkopolis Benefits for WCOWMA Members

WCOWMA has partnered with many great companies, including Perkopolis. Use your Perkopolis membership to enjoy great savings on entertainment, travel, attractions, shopping, health, wellness, sport and more!

Step 1: Go to and click “Register” in the top right corner.…

Septic Sense 2020 Workshops

Please join us for a virtual Septic Sense workshop:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

BC Septic Sense Zoom Webinar #1

When: Sep 15, 2020 07:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)…

Ways To Keep Busy During COVID-19

The Federal Government of Canada is encouraging people to practice social distancing. It is also good practice to self-isolate as much as possible, and in some instances complete isolation is necessary.

If you are following recommendations to stay put …

Worst Story Contest

Share your worst work story from 2019 and you could win a $100 gift card to Mark’s Work Wearhouse. Second place will receive a $50 Tim Horton’s gift card. 

We will select the top three submissions and put them to …