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A description about water usage and ways to go Green in the home.

A description about water usage and ways to go Green in the home.


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  • 1. BIOWater Inc.
    Water Conservation
    Kyle Redding, Pete Hughes, Matt Stark, Derek Holden
    CSM 305 Spring Quarter 2008
  • 2. WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH YOUR 151 GALLONS?
    The average American uses 151 gallons of water a day!
    What can be done?
    BIOWater.
  • 3. Conserving water and energy in homes by making a few simple modifications
    Water conservation in Residential Homes:
  • 4. Overview
    Topic Description
    History of water use
    Main modifications for water saving
    Manufacturers
    The “Green Movement”
  • 5. Topic Description
    A few simple modifications can save a great deal of money
    Several products and ideas that will help conserve energy and water
    Creating a “green” home will be a manageable undertaking
  • 6. Problem With Water Use
    Humans use about half of the available fresh water on the planet
    Freshwater Ecosystem is at risk
    Many cities are built in deserts
  • 7. More Problems
    Water levels have dropped 100 feet since 1940
    The Colorado River does not reach the Pacific Ocean
    Just falls short 
  • 8. Manufacturers
    Crane Plumbing and Kinetico are two major manufactures out of Ohio
    Crane Plumbing make everything from low flow shower heads to 1 gal toilets
    Kinetico is a water purification company
  • 9. Main Applications
    • Thousands of gallons of water are wasted each year when watering lawns in Ohio
    • 10. hose filters will aid with this problem
    • 11. Showers account for 32% of water use in Ohio
    • 12. The Incredible Head will reduce water use by over 3 gallons per minute
  • Main Applications
    Toilets in Ohio also waste water everyday
    A toilet dam can save 30 % on every flush
    That’s 12,000 gallons a year!!!
    Washing machines also waste water
    Installing water efficient washers will save over 20 gallons per load
  • 13. Save Water Doing Laundry!
    25 % less water
    9.7 Gallons per load saved
    Less detergent
    High Speed
    Saves energy
  • 14. Other Benefits!
    Easy Access
    University of Texas
    Save $$$
  • 15. Hose Timer
    Automatic yard watering will never be easier
    Water early in the morning during times of least evaporation
    Eliminate over watering of the yard
    Multi-port manifolds
  • 16. Water Hose
    Unrestricted hoses flow at over twelve GPM
    7 Flow settings
    Volume Control Dial
  • 17. The Incredible Shower Head
    Showers add up to thousands of gallons per year
    Reduce output to 1.9 Gallons per minute rather than 5.
  • 18. The Incredible Shower Head
    Jet Turbo Massage.
    Higher Flow at Low Pressures Satisfies More.
    Non-Aerating Spray Means Less Temperature Loss.
    Self-Cleaning.
    Install Easily By Hand.
    Meets & Exceeds ANSI Specifications.
    Certified California Energy Commision.
  • 19. Toilet Dam
    Toilets are a large part of the water that is wasted.
    Can hold 2-3 gallons of water.
    Can save up to 12,000 a year
    About $11
    Can save $50-$100 a
    year.
  • 20. Why BIOWater
    5 LEED points
    BIOWater saves over 75,000 gallons of water annually.
    Pay investment off in one year
    Saving you thousands of dollars in a lifetime
  • 21. Thank You for Your Time!
    GO GREEN!
    GO BIOWater
  • 22. Citations
    "Eco Options." April 2008. 5 May 2008 <http://www6.homedepot.com/ecooptions>.
    Vickers, Amy. "Federal Energy Management Program." U.S. Department of Energy. 14 Feb. 2008. Water Plow Press. 5 May 2008 <http://www.eere.energy.gov/.>.
    http://www.wateruseitwisely.com/100ways/ne.shtml

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