Ottawa River Watershed
Scrap Yard Pollution Prevention Program
FINAL REPORT (35 mb download)
The goal of the Salvage & Stewardship program is to protect the Ottawa River by establishing stormwater management practices at area salvage yards and auto recycling facilities. Salvage yards have been identified as a possible source of non-point pollution due to their location, the types of materials handled (particularly fluids from automobiles), and type of sanitary sewers in the region.
Seven auto salvage yards were honored on December 6, 2012...read more