Stormwater detention systems

Stormwater detention systems

Regulate and control runoff by slowing the rate of discharge to reduce impacts downstream.
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It permits green roofs, which both provide insulation from heat and cold and absorb rainwater, as well as other stormwater detention systems that slow the flow of water to overloaded sewage treatment plants in heavy rainstorms.