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Each day New York City delivers about 1.3 billion gallons of safe drinking water to over 8 million City residents and another 1 million consumers who live in Westchester, Putnam, Ulster and Orange Counties north of the City. The source of New York...
by Handy Eugene (handye1) at Monday, December 13, 2010 1:28pm 0 comments


Public health protection The first obligation of any water supplier is to provide water that is safe for consumption. In a world where an estimated 3 million people die every year from preventable waterborne disease, water systems in North America allow...
by Handy Eugene (handye1) at Monday, December 13, 2010 1:21pm 0 comments


1. Check faucets and pipes for leaks A small drip from a worn faucet washer can waste 20 gallons of water per day. Larger leaks can waste hundreds of gallons. 2 . Don't use the toilet as an ashtray or wastebasket Every time you flush a cigarette butt,...
by Handy Eugene (handye1) at Monday, December 13, 2010 1:10pm 0 comments


Water Use in the United States. http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/watercycle.html
by Handy Eugene (handye1) at Tuesday, December 7, 2010 4:05pm 0 comments


Estimates vary, but each person uses about 80-100 gallons of water per day. Are you surprised that the largest use of household water is to flush the toilet, and after that, to take showers and baths? That is why, in these days of water conservation, we...
by Handy Eugene (handye1) at Tuesday, December 7, 2010 4:02pm 0 comments

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