What is a Economy Type 1 Turbidity Curtain and who is it for?


Economy Type 1 Turbidity Curtains, also known as Floating Turbidity Barriers are designed and manufactured specifically for controlling silt and sediment in calm water applications such as small ponds, small lakes, canals, and waterways with light wind and or current.

Economy Type 1 Turbidity Curtains are mostly used by installers and contractors working in, around or near a body of water to control and confine silt and sediment to an immediate work area, preventing it from floating down stream and affecting marine life.

Reasons to use an Economy Type 1 Silt Curtain:

The Economy Type 1 model is the most economical way to go if you need to save money while complying with your silt containment requirements.


Where are Economy Type 1 Turbidity Curtains used?

  • Small ponds
  • Small lakes
  • Canals
  • Waterways with light wind or current

As a manufacturer having spend a lot of time in this industry and being very familiar with United States silt and sediment control requirements, we strive to manufacture a quality product, appropriate for the application, while keeping cost down to a minimum.

Floating Turbidity Barriers are available in 50 ft. and 100 ft. sections. Enviro-USA normally keeps 3′ and 5′ depths in stock, however the skirt can be as deep as required by project requirements.
Numerous sections can easily and quickly be connected together.

Enviro-USA’s Floating Silt and Turbidity Curtains are manufactured in Florida and comply with most calm water project requirements.

Economy turbidity curtain type 1 calm waters from Enviro-USA

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These are just a few of the reasons to use Enviro-USA as your dedicated supplier for Economy & Type 1 barriers. Contact us now to speak with one of our friendly and experienced staff.

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