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It is costing billions of dollars annually to address environmental concerns about the threat of storm water to our clean water supply. Haydite lightweight aggregate is providing new, consistent and cost effective options to meet these concerns. Haydite provides design flexibility for storm water management programs in meeting this environmental crisis.

Haydite offers low-maintenance solutions that meet existing and proposed government regulations without the use of chemicals, specialized equipment or major facility upgrades. On-site storm water management contributes toward LEED green building certification credit. The use of Haydite in such designs offers improved performance and longevity.

Advantages of Using Haydite as a Filter Medium
Haydite Physical Properties

  • Consistent, dependable (100% manufactured)
  • Physically and chemically inert
  • Greater surface area
  • Hydraulic conductivity allows fast, free drainage
  • Ceramic properties reduce material degradation
  • High angle of internal friction provides stability and strength
  • Reduced weight lowers freight and handling costs
Haydite Performance Properties
  • Predictable performance
  • Removes or reduces phosphorus, arsenic, metals, grease, oils and more
  • Combines nutrient removal and effluent filtration for cleaner discharge
  • Employs ion exchange to enhance treatment process
  • Removes TSS and solid material to prevent clogging
  • Lower maintenance cost
  • Longer service life
  • Economical, readily available and easy to use
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