Blog Posts - Water Conservation



A Brilliant Substitute for Grass

TweetSo here's my invention..... See the photo of the drought stricken patch of grass? This grass is seen everywhere around suburbs in Ontario, Canada. Yes, we haven't had enough rain to support lush green grass, and secondly, the cost of watering yo...
by You Can Know Anything on Jul 19, 2016

Restroom Fixtures Donated To Children’s Facility In LA

Sloan and Falcon Waterfree Technologies teamed up to provide faucets, toilets and urinals that will boost water conservation at the Orthopaedic Institute for Children. Read Restroom Fixtures Donated To Children’s Facility In LA on Facility Exec...
by FacilityBlog on Jun 20, 2016

Seven Ways To “Green” The Landscape For Earth Day

Seven practical ways facility executives can make their landscapes even “greener” this Earth Day, and throughout the year. Read Seven Ways To “Green” The Landscape For Earth Day on Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings.
by FacilityBlog on Apr 21, 2016

Facility Executive | March / April 2016 Issue

This issue looks at smart lighting trends, how to choose carpet and flooring, physical security planning, and energy efficiency for data centers. Plus, wellness and water conservation. Read Facility Executive | March / April 2016 Issue on Facility Ex...
by FacilityBlog on Apr 12, 2016

Water Systems Strategies

Over the last two decades, extreme drought events in the U.S. have vividly illustrated the imperative for technologies that increase water usage efficiency as well as strategies and methods to reduce demand. Read Water Systems Strategies on Facility...
by FacilityBlog on Apr 12, 2016

World Water Day Infographic: Advancing A Circular Economy

Almost half the world's workers —1.5 billion people — work in water related sectors and nearly all jobs depend on water and those that ensure its safe delivery, according to the United Nations. So, it’s no surprise that the theme for today's Wo...
by FacilityBlog on Mar 22, 2016

Question Of The Week: Water Conservation Tips

The Alliance for Water Efficiency has provided a comprehensive list of water conservation tips for commercial, industrial, and institutional water use. Read Question Of The Week: Water Conservation Tips on Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Bu...
by FacilityBlog on Mar 21, 2016

Do You Have Optimal Water Conservation in Your Rental Property?

A green mindset is growing in popularity nowadays, and with fair right. The issues of climate change, global warming, depletion of nature’s resources, overwhelming pollution and carbon footprint are some of the key problems shaking up the internati...
by 50plusfinance on Mar 16, 2016

California Businesses Switching To Artificial Grass

After more than four years of unrelenting drought, water rate hikes and usage restrictions are forcing businesses across California to rethink their landscaping. Read California Businesses Switching To Artificial Grass on Facility Executive - Creatin...
by FacilityBlog on Mar 2, 2016

Colorado Launches Commercial PACE Program

Colorado Launches Commercial PACE Program originally appeared on Facility Executive Magazine. Colorado’s New Energy Improvement District has launched a statewide commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) program – providing comme...
by FacilityBlog on Dec 2, 2015

Cooling Tower Types as per Heat Transfer Method

Do you know, cooling towers can be characterized in terms of heat transfer method? Yes, experts have categorized towers according to sensible heat transfer. Take a look at the following:Dry Cooling Tower: In this type of equipment no direct cont...
by Cooling Tower Solutions on Aug 6, 2015

How to Save Water When Watering Plants & a Giveaway!

If you haven’t watched the news lately then you might not know that we are in a major drought in California. I wish there was a way we could get some of the excess rain water from Texas and Utah here to California to fill our rivers, lakes and...
by Ask Anna on Jun 10, 2015

OUTDOOR RECREATION BILL

JFK SIGNED OUTDOOR RECREATION BILL 52 YEARS AGO Washington, D.C. (JFK+50) Fifty-two years ago today, May 28, 1963, President John F. Kennedy, whose family has a history of the love of the outdoors, signed into law the Outdoor Recreation Act...
by JFK+50 on May 28, 2015

Building Safety Month Week Four: $ave Energy – Build To Code

Facility Executive Magazine Green buildings can be healthier, reducing mold, mildew, and other allergens that contribute to asthma and other significant health issues. Building Safety Month Week Four: $ave Energy – Build To Code appeared first on...
by FacilityBlog on May 26, 2015

Building Safety Month Week Three: “Water Safe, Water Smart—Build To Code”

Facility Executive Magazine Adoption and application of codes and standards are essential preventive measures that are key to outdoor safety. Building Safety Month Week Three: “Water Safe, Water Smart—Build To Code” appeared first on Fa...
by FacilityBlog on May 18, 2015

Facility Retrofit: Campus Groundskeeping

Facility Executive Magazine A long-term effort toward sustainable practices at the University of California, Davis delivers results. Facility Retrofit: Campus Groundskeeping appeared first on Facility Executive Magazine.
by FacilityBlog on Mar 30, 2015

New Product Flash: Aqua-FIT from Zurn

Facility Executive Magazine Water conservation and ease of retrofit are key features of this new modular sensor faucet line. New Product Flash: Aqua-FIT from Zurn appeared first on Facility Executive Magazine.
by FacilityBlog on Jan 14, 2015

Sloan Partners With Chicago Cubs

Facility Executive Magazine The plumbing systems manufacturer has joined the Cubs organization as a Legacy Partner and Official Water Efficiency Partner. Sloan Partners With Chicago Cubs appeared first on Facility Executive Magazine.
by FacilityBlog on Jan 9, 2015

NRDC Resource Examines Water Infrastructure

Facility Executive Magazine Facility executives can explore how many state and utility policies (or lack thereof) address water loss via infrastructure. NRDC Resource Examines Water Infrastructure appeared first on Facility Executive Magazine.
by FacilityBlog on Jan 8, 2015

Easy Ways to Stick to Your New Year’s “Green” Resolutions

2015 has just begun and some people may have resolved to have “greener” habits for the new year. To help people stick to their resolutions to save water or use less plastic here are some simple tips and gadgets worth checking out. Resolved to use...
by The Alternative Consumer on Jan 8, 2015


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