Empire Safety Blog

Stormwater Management Plans: Are you ready?

Posted by Empire Safety on Dec 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Stormwater Management and The Clean Water Act Winter months are the perfect time of year to take a closer look at the stormwater management plans that you may have in place. The combination of rain, snow and snow melt makes it even more important to make sure your facility is on the mark. Runoff across impenetrable surfaces like buildings, equipment, or roadways, picks up pollutants and typically discharges them directly into bodies of water or indirectly through sewer systems. Preventing and controlling potential pollutants from coming into contact with our water and soil (Clean Water Act) isn’t only the law, it’s the responsible thing to do. Read More

Topics: Stormwater management, Facilities Management