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Eco-friendly driveways turn down the heat

Original post made on Oct 26, 2009

Although Sarah Carpenter had considered repaving their worn-out driveway with cement, the idea of a big chunk of it sitting in the front yard didn't seem to provide the most aesthetically pleasing, or environmentally friendly, solution.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, March 16, 2007, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Phil
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Oct 26, 2009 at 8:11 am

I saw a new product at the West Coast green show in San Francisco that would be great for a driveway or any hardscape surfuce.This is a paver that is permeable and lets the watergo through the paver and into the ground below. This paver is actually porous and does not have gaps between the pavers. This paver is called EKOPAVER and I understand it is being used around the Bay Area.If you google EKOPAVER information can be found.


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