Porter, Sean
October 2010
Pollution Engineering;Oct2010, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p16
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the effectivity of California's new Water Resources Control Board Construction General Permit. It mentions that the permit required residential and commercial construction sites to monitor and prevent pollution from stormwater runoff with the implementation of a stormwater pollution prevention plans (SWPPPs). It further states the changes establish in the permit which include determining the site risk level, receiving water bio-assessments and annual reporting.


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