It is very expensive and it is NOT easy to fix. Unlike toilet paper, tampons DO NOT break down in water.. Tampons do not immediately clog up your toilet after one flush so it may seem like they are safe to flush. Instead, flushed tampons build up over time.
We wish our Tampax tampons could be used without creating solid waste, but that is not yet possible. Like many supplies used for personal or medical care, .
Protecting your pipes means never flushing tampons down the toilet.. At Terry's Plumbing, we doâ€“and we can tell you this is bad advice. Here's why.