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Old 09-30-2018, 10:55 AM   #1
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Black waste tank

Does anyone know if it is safe to use RidX in the black waste tank? If it is what is a safe time limit to keep it in there?
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Old 09-30-2018, 11:40 AM   #2
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Why would ya want to . RidX promotes growth , and I would see no advantage !
Its probably safe though !
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Old 09-30-2018, 12:05 PM   #3
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flushing with plenty of water is always the best for holding tanks...we've never ever used anything other than a splash of dawn every now and then, down the toilet, just to add some 'slipperiness' to the tank, and driving a while, before dumping, to 'clean' the tank.
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Old 09-30-2018, 12:07 PM   #4
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Many on here have reported using RidX with favorable results. If your situation makes you believe you need to use it, go for it.
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Old 09-30-2018, 12:37 PM   #5
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The black tank is a HOLDING tank, not a SEPTIC tank. I would assume if you're like most of us, you dump it within 4-5 days. I wouldn't waste my $$ on RidX.
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I would think they are about the same thing one just holds it longer!!!!!!!!!!
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Yes, but why? Using more water per flush will fill your tank faster, but it ensures a more aggressive outflow when you dump.
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The black tank is a HOLDING tank, not a SEPTIC tank. I would assume if you're like most of us, you dump it within 4-5 days. I wouldn't waste my $$ on RidX.
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The RidX will definately help out the campground's septic system...but not yours!

I use those TST orange pod thingies just to control the scent...

And occasionally will drop a pod of Commando and about 15 gallons of water down there before I roll to clean off the sensors.
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I would think they are about the same thing one just holds it longer!!!!!!!!!!
You must be a city dweller. I had a septic for 35 years. Sounds like you don't know much about septic systems.
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