Permeable pavers absorb rainwater, reduce runoff and prevent soil erosion. In addition, permeable pavers help to remove pollutants before they make it back into natural water reserves. As far as human safety is concerned, permeable pavers have their advantages here too. Snow and ice melt quicker on the surface of permeable pavers, decreasing the chances of anyone slipping on your patio. To help you choose your eco-friendly paver, here are four great options from Unilock.