Flood protection innovation offers relief to Canadians
- October 11, 2019
According to Public Safety Canada, floods are the most common
Among Canada’s environmental emergency companies is Vasalta Canada, a company that manufactures innovative environmental products and
Already utilized by many Canadian municipalities and governments, Vasalta’s Quik-Response Self-Expanding Sandbags are one of Canada’s most praised flood mitigation innovations. This sand-free alternative to traditional sandbags functions similarly to a normal sandbag, but are initially compact and weightless. When exposed to water, each Quik-Response sandbag expands to about 40lbs in minutes, forming a fully functional sandbag for floodwater protection. The initial size of the product allows individuals to proactively store the preventative device in their home and quickly deploy it in minutes should a flood situation arise.
For any Canadian looking to protect their home with Quik-Response, request from your local Public Works Department or visit www.vasalta.ca/quik-response to purchase a Quik-Response self-expanding sandbag Homeowners Kit.