Runoff Treatment

Runoff is a common challenge in the storm water industry. Read below for the latest news, trends and products relating to runoff treatment. 

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Apr 15 2020
Jim Lenhart Over the past twenty years or so (as evidenced by my gray hair) we have focused on storm water borne pollutants, such as oil and…
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Apr 9 2020
OVERVIEW Plant a tree, grow a business park. Two of the significant environmental challenges facing new construction projects are water conservation…
Apr 1 2020
As part of business closures to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), Gov. Tom Wolf ordered construction sites across Pennsylvania to shut down…
Mar 17 2020
A few dozen runoff collection ponds built years ago in the Chesapeake Bay watershed are being retrofitted for storm water management, reported the…
Feb 12 2020
Stretches of Minnesota River's eastern bend have more than doubled in size since the 1940s.  The homes built more than 50 feet from its banks or its…
Feb 11 2020
In Omaha, Nebraska, and in many cities across the country, storm water runoff is a major cause of water pollution. The storm water runoff carries…
Feb 10 2020
A regional water regulator could impose a $9.1 million fine against Baldwin & Sons. The fine is for letting more than 6 million gallons of storm…
Jan 31 2020
An Arizona State University research team is working with Maricopa County, Arizona, to limit the negative effects of large quantities of storm water…
Jan 29 2020
Johns Creek City Council is taking strides to reduce storm water runoff.  At the beginning of 2020, the city’s Community Development Department…
Jan 17 2020
Andrew Elam, from the City of Centralia’s storm water department, led the meeting. The Centralia Stream Team is a volunteer-based group established…
Jan 8 2020
Federal regulators are proposing a new way to limit water pollution from a dozen towns surrounding Great Bay. The draft general permit from the U.S.…
Jan 6 2020
The Lower Campus area of Boston College is the hub of activity with some important buildings in its vicinity, such as the Alumni Stadium, Conte Forum…
Jan 6 2020
The city of Cudahy, Wisc., is both an MS4 community and part of the Milwaukee River Basin TMDL., meaning it is required to remove suspended solids…
Jan 3 2020
Oil changes. Gutter cleaning. Annual doctor appointments. These are all forms of maintenance that most people would likely agree are necessary to…
Dec 30 2019
Stillwater, New York is investing $75,000 to determine the best ways to deal with storm water runoff causing water quality problems in Saratoga Lake…
Dec 26 2019
New Mexico officials are planning a public meeting for Jan. 9 at the University of New Mexico campus in Los Alamos, focused on the state's oversight…
Dec 11 2019
New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) signed a new rule that aims to control storm water runoff.  The proposal has received…
Dec 5 2019
A five year storm water mitigation project to reduce flooding in Northfield, Vermont, has been completed, according to the Barre Montpelier Times…
Nov 26 2019
Dunderberg Ventures LLC filed a lawsuit to stop Woodbury Villas from draining storm water runoff from the housing development onto its 8 acres of…
Nov 20 2019
Portsmouth city officials are outlining plans to comply with requirements associated with its “MS4” storm water management permit, which was issued…
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