How to Control River Pollution
Debris Boom for Controlling River Pollution
Question: I was wondering if you have any advice on how to control river pollution on a narrow and sluggish site that drains tons of garbage. Any solutions you would suggest?
Answer: As a supplier of erosion and pollution control problems, river pollution has been one of the major concerns GEI Works has tried to address. Products such as turbidity barrier, oil boom, and debris boom are some of the many river pollution solutions we offer for this type of containment.
River Debris Control Barriers
Since you are looking for a way to contain tons of garbage, a great option would be the Orion Debris Boom. This product is easy to manage and a common choice for containment of many types of floating debris such as:
- Debris and Trash
- Timbers and Logs
- Aquatic Plants
- Old Tires and Parts
Debris flows are managed by placing a floating debris barrier at the entrance to a waterway or lake to contain the floatable trash and plants.See all the Orion Debris Boom models that we manufacture.
Determining the Best River Debris Boom For Your Site
To give you the best information, supplying us with some details of the site location will help. Even a picture can provide valuable details for the most efficient solution. Our goal is to define the project needs and then offer the best solution taking into consideration your main objectives such as budget, staging areas, ease of use, collection zones, frequency of recovery, available resources, and manpower.
Please provide us the following information so we can help determine the best debris boom for your site:
- Water Conditions: This can include water flows/currents, tides, wave frequencies, and chop. Knowing the specifics can help us help you figure out how to anchor this boom and use it to contain material.
- Site Conditions: It is also helpful to know estimates regarding the type of debris you are containing, as well as the amount. Site conditions may also include winds, storm patterns, or other factors that may influence the way water flows in your area.
View our Orion Debris Boom variety or call us to discuss how to control river pollution on your site.