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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  9. Marry the weather with your landscape water use. Water use should decrease during rainy periods and increase during…

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

  11. Become a proud WaterSense® partner and let all your customers know.

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

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

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

  15. Test your co-workers or employees on topics like xeriscape, WaterSense®, and high-efficiency toilets. See how water-wise they are.

  16. Upgrade older toilets with water-saving WaterSense® labeled models.