Water gathers everything in its path along its way to the lowest point, flowing into our creeks, rivers, streams and lakes. It’s illegal to dump any solid or liquid waste into it. Keeping our water clean is the province of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and each local SWPPP (Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan).

A dirty wash water stream can contain large amounts of oil, chemicals, solvents and other substances making it highly contaminated. Washing over porous or even hard surfaces could cause this contaminated water to enter storm drains and potentially pollute ground water. In order to be environmentally responsible and compliant, equipment and vehicles should be washed in a containment system. Containment systems allow…



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