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LoadingThe total mass of a pollutant entering a waterbody over a defined time period.The net amount of something (e.g. chemical, such as phosphorus), calculated as the product of concentration and volume in a given time. Some BMPs significantly reduce loading of pollutants to the environment by reducing volume more so than concentration.
Incentives and Benefits
City of Toronto updated their 'Eco roof' incentive program in 2017 to include grants for structural assessment and increased their scope to non-profit organisations .