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

  2. Give your landscape proper amounts of irrigation water. Determine water needs, water deeply but infrequently, and adjust to…

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

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

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

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

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

  8. Publish your organization’s monthly water use to show progress toward water-saving goals.

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

  10. Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing.

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

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

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

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

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

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