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Regenerative Air Systems Ideal For Parking Lot Vacuum Sweepers

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Regenerative Air Systems Ideal For Parking Lot Vacuum Sweepers

When it comes to parking lot sweeping, it’s important to know that parking lot surfaces, covered with dust and fine particles as well as larger chunks of debris, have been identified as one of the main sources of non-point pollution – that is, pollution with many different origins.  It is also important to understand that most debris accumulates within three feet of the curb lines.

If not removed, pollution from parking lots eventually contaminates our water and air supply, and so ...

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Vacuum Sweepers Defeat Environmental Enemy #1 Storm Water Runoff

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Vacuum Sweepers Defeat Environmental Enemy #1 Storm Water Runoff

One of the biggest environmental issues troubling municipalities today is storm water runoff, and the regular use of vacuum sweepers can help mitigate this concern. Roughly 55% of rainfall from parking lot surfaces in most urban areas is contaminated with toxic pollutants and hazardous debris and it should be removed at source.

Parking lot runoffwill find its wayinto the urban storm water collection systems that eventually flush the water into watersheds. If the polluted runoff is not removed or filtered, it ...

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