Standard Test Method
For determination of sediment retention device effectiveness in sheet flow applications.
Greensville, SC – October 2007
Test set up
The test involved a simulated 10-year storm event.
• 5000 lbs of water
• 240 lbs of sandy loam soil
• 100 ft 3-1 slope
Mixture pumped down to an installed section of DuraWattle.
|DuraWattle Test Results||Reduction Levels|
FINAL VERDICT: 96.6% SEDIMENT RETENTION