In the "Just Can't Win" Department... Apparently flushing cat litter has the potential to spread Toxoplasma gondii which is the parasite that is responsible for the decline in the sea otter population.
Now I'm back hunting for a new, good cat litter. >_<
For the record, I understand they don't have the appropriate medical facilities but, if you read about the insurance, it's also an obvious ploy to avoid having to cover costs of an employee who would have otherwise qualified.