Make the Connection

Around the Monterey Bay, most storm drains flow directly to local creeks, streams and the ocean sanctuary without treatment. Storm water pollution is a serious problem for wildlife dependent on clean water and for people who depend on healthy waterways.

Watch the video Make the Connection to learn more.

Good Cleaning Practices for Food and Restaurant Industry

For a cleaner ocean it is important to follow these good cleaning practices for the food and restaurant industry:

  • Recycle grease and oil
  • Keep dumpster area clean and lid closed
  • Clean floor mats, filters and garbage cans
  • Use dry methods for spill cleanup
  • Pour wash water into a janitorial mop sink

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