Testing the Waters: Justifying Water Reduction Projects
The American Water Works Association (AWWA) reported that between 2004 and 2014, the actual annual cost of water rose 5.5% per year nationally. Today, national average water costs vary between $5.00 and $5.90 per 1000 gallons, with wide regional and municipal differences. These water price increases, which frequently include water infrastructure upgrades – in addition to waste water treatment charges, general water scarcity, and expensive tap fees – all impact a company’s operating expenses and business continuity. The March issue of Hixson’s From Experience newsletter discusses three things to consider when implementing programs to reduce, recover, and reuse water in your facility.
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