1. Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.

  2. Inspect your landscape irrigation system regularly for leaks or broken sprinkler heads and adjust pressures to specification.

  3. If your facility relies on cooling towers, have maintenance maximize cycles of concentration by providing efficient water treatment.

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

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

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

  7. Install water-saving aerators on all of your faucets.

  8. Don’t forget hidden water use costs, like energy for pumping, heating and cooling, chemical treatment, and damage and…

  9. While cleaning sidewalks, a hose and nozzle use 8-12 gallons of water per minute. A pressurized Waterbroom® uses…

  10. As part of the WaterSense® Fix-A-Leak Week in March, plan an employee campaign to look for leaks.

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

  12. Establish a monthly water budget for your landscape based on the water needs of your plants.

  13. Visit your local Water Conservation office’s website to get information on programs available to businesses.

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

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

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