1. Create a suggestion and incentives system at your organization to recognize water-saving ideas.

  2. Install an instant water heater near your kitchen sink so you don’t have to run the water while…

  3. Look for WaterSense® labeled toilets, sink faucets, urinals and showerheads.

  4. Write feature articles on your employee website that highlight water-saving ideas and successes.

  5. Have maintenance personnel regularly check your facilities for leaks, drips and other water waste.

  6. If you use processed water in your business or facility, look into water recycling.

  7. Ask your company to support water conservation events and education. ProjectWet hosts local events throughout the country.

  8. Hire a WaterSense® irrigation partner to help with your landscape.

  9. Include a water-saving tip in your employee newsletter. Find 100+ tips at wateruseitwisely.com.

  10. Consider turning your high-maintenance water feature/fountain into a low-maintenance art feature or planter.

  11. Shut off water to unused areas of your facility to eliminate waste from leaks or unmonitored use.

  12. Contact your water utility to see if rebates are available for purchasing water-efficient fixtures, equipment or for facility audits.

  13. Ask employees for suggestions on saving water and give prizes for the best ideas. Incentivize it!

  14. Put decorative fountains on timers and use only during work or daylight hours. Check for leaks if you…

  15. Invite your water utility conservation staff to your organization for Earth Day and other environmental events to help…

  16. Limit turf areas at your facility. Instead, landscape using xeriscape principles to cut water use in half.