Skip to content

Product Selection Based Upon HECP Specification Categories

ECTC members provide a wide variety of erosion and sediment control materials. These materials provide different levels of erosion protection. The tools given here will assist you in selecting appropriate erosion control products. The following information is provided as a first step in the careful evaluation of the erosion control materials best suited to the site conditions and needs.

The ECTC has specifications for rolled erosion control products (RECP), hydraulic erosion control products (HECP) and sediment retention fiber rolls (SRFR). The following allows you to select products based upon a variety of selection criteria.

Select the type of products you are looking for based upon the ECTC specifications.

HECP  Product Categories

ECTC ClassificationInstalled Slope MaximumTermFunctional
Type 1< 4:1 (H:V)Ultra Short Term1 Month
Type 2< 3:1 (H:V)Short Term2 Months
Type 3< 2:1 (H:V)Moderate Term3 Months
Type 4< 1:1 (H:V)Extended Term6 Months
Type 5< 0.5:1 (H:V)Extended Term12 Months
HBSC Products