1. When buying new appliances, consider those that offer cycle and load size adjustments. They are more water and…

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

  3. Post a hotline in bathrooms and kitchens to report leaks or water waste to facility managers or maintenance…

  4. Make sure your contract plumber and/or maintenance personnel knows about GreenPlumbers®.

  5. Create a goal of how much water your company can save and plan a celebration once that goal…

  6. Water audit your facility to find out your recommended water use, then monitor your utility bills to gauge…

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

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

  9. Support projects that use reclaimed wastewater for irrigation and industrial uses.

  10. Some commercial refrigerators and ice-makers are cooled with water. Upgrade to air-cooled appliances for significant water savings.

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

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

  13. Hire a GreenPlumber® to help reduce your water, energy, and chemical use.

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

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

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