1. Wash company vehicles at commercial car washers that recycle water.

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

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

  4. Determine how your on-site water is being used by installing sub-meters where feasible, then monitoring for savings.

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

  6. Use water-conserving icemakers.

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

  8. When ice cubes are leftover from your drink, don’t throw them out. Pour them on a plant.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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