Landscaping Stormwater Management

Landscaping Stormwater Management

Landscape features can improve the curb appeal of a business or residential building, absorb and filter storm water runoff from paved surfaces and provide green space for recreation and even urban habitat. Trees and shrubs also provide natural screening and help...
Reduce Fertilizer Pollution

Reduce Fertilizer Pollution

Fertilizing lawns can create and maintain healthy grass. However over fertilizing can harm our environment because excess will run off the surface and into storm drains that run directly into Piney Creek. In the rivers, the fertilizers still promote growth but now the...
Food Service Establishment FOG Best Management Practices

Food Service Establishment FOG Best Management Practices

TRAINING Explain that fats, oils and grease (FOG) are a problem when washed down drains, because they can clog the sewers and create overflows, which can impact public health, water ways, and the environment, and can also result in expensive fines and cleanup costs....
Grease Removal Devices

Grease Removal Devices

WHAT ARE GREASE REMOVAL DEVICES  Grease removal devices separate fats, oils and grease (FOG) from wastewater before the water enters the sewer. There are large outdoor grease interceptors and smaller indoor grease traps. WHICH GREASE REMOVAL DEVICE DO YOU HAVE   ...