TITLE

Solutions for SuDS

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Building Products (02618761);Mar2014, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the solutions for the design of sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDS) in Great Britain. Topics include the installation of crate systems to control heavy rains and return it to the natural resources, the soakaway or storage applications, and the infiltration or attenuation system.
ACCESSION #
94961620

 

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