1. When cleaning out fish tanks, give the nutrient-rich water to your non-edible plants.

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

  3. Reuse leftover water from cooked or steamed foods to start a nutritious soup, it’s one more way to…

  4. Winterize outdoor spigots when temperatures dip below freezing to prevent pipes from leaking or bursting.

  5. If your dishwasher is new, cut back on rinsing. Newer models clean more thoroughly than older ones.

  6. Saving water on your landscape adds up quickly. Send the person in charge of your landscape to an…

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

  8. Encourage your school system and local government to develop and promote water conservation among children and adults.

  9. Adjust your lawn mower to the height of 1.5 to 2 inches. Taller grass shades roots and holds…

  10. Water your plants deeply but less frequently to encourage deep root growth and drought tolerance.

  11. Water only when necessary. More plants die from over-watering than from under-watering.

  12. Spring is a great time to give your irrigation system a checkup to ensure it’s working efficiently.

  13. Support Tap Into Quality and forgo those plastic water bottles to lower your carbon footprint.

  14. Designate one glass for your drinking water each day, or refill a water bottle. This will cut down…

  15. Reduce the amount of lawn in your yard by planting shrubs and ground covers appropriate to your site and…

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