In March, 2003, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implemented Phase II of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES). Currently, the regulations apply to virtually all construction activities. Any construction site of one acre or more must comply with the Phase II regulations. NPDES requirements pertain to simple erosion control on slopes, drainage channels, shorelines and the control of sediment. State and local officials also regulate the control and release of in-situ soil material.
Western Excelsior products are approved for use in virtually every state and for all types of projects.
Western Excelsior has the expertise to aid in compliance with NPDES and other regulations. Further, Western Excelsior manufactures the products necessary to fulfill the requirements for any erosion problems contractors, designers and specifiers face. Best of all, Western Excelsior solutions are complete and cost effective. Visit our Regulatory Approvals page for a list of Western Excelsior products currently approved, categories, and dates of approval.