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

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

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

  4. Show your company’s dedication to water conservation through a policy statement. Commit management, staff and resources to the…

  5. Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  14. Create a suggestion and incentives system at your organization to recognize water-saving ideas.

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

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