California Filtration Specialists has signed a patent license agreement with a U.S. Navy laboratory for water treatment technologies that remove toxic metals from stormwater runoff before they contaminate streams, lakes, and harbor bays. The certified, women-owned business in San Diego has 24 employees who specialize in low-cost, high-tech solutions for stormwater management in California, Arizona, and..
The County of Pima in Arizona recently completed a test project featuring the only two FRAC (Fiber Reinforced Asphaltic Concrete) manufacturers that provide Aramid Fiber reinforcing for AC pavements. The project consisted of three clearly defined limits for standard AC pavement, ACE Fiber, and “brand X”.
In the last few years, most California cities have begun regulating the permanent stormwater BMPs that are required to be implemented with new construction or redevelopment projects. There is an overarching theme to the various Post-Construction Design BMP Manuals that have been recently published, which is, the requirement to utilize Low-Impact Development (LID) or Green-Infrastructure..
While much of the attention for Low Impact Development (LID) projects in Texas can be found in Central Texas or the Gulf Coast, one of the best examples of an LID project is outside of the City of Houston in Fort Bend County. The single-family residential project, known as Camellia, is an excellent illustration of..
Using watering bags to nurture young trees can help ensure a moist soil environment as the plants develop root structure. But standard watering bags require constant refills and do little to deter stormwater runoff pollution. However, a new product made from the same material used in disposable diapers can catch and retain rainwater before releasing it..
With AquaSave™ Residential Rainwater Harvesting Systems, outdoor watering restrictions no longer equates to a bare or dead lawn. California Filtration Specialists has a solution for homeowners to easily store and reuse rainwater. Introducing AquaSave™, the residential solution to saving landscapes and reducing water bills, while still conserving our most precious natural resource.
SWPPPonline: one huge way to simplify your IGP compliance efforts Developed by a team of stormwater experts, SWPPPonline has been built to streamline reporting requirements. SWPPPonline has a variety of tools to make Industrial General Permit (IGP) compliance simple. SWPPPonline’s templates for monthly inspections and sampling events produce professional reports with ease. With customizable reports,..