World Water Day 2022

Water Leaks & Conservation Tips

Tuesday was World Water Day. World Water Day is held annually on the 22nd of March as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. In honour of World Water Day this year, check out some of our tips on water leaks and water conservation.

World Water Day 2022

Some Water Usage Facts

  • We each use on average 150 litres (33 gallons) of clean treated water each day
  • A running tap can use up to 10 litres (2.2 gallons) of water a minute.
  • A leaking ball-valve in a water trough can waste up to 150m3 (33,000 gallons) of water per year
  • A dishwasher uses between 10 and 40 litres (2.2 and 8.8 gallons) per cycle whether it’s full or not.

Things That Can Waste Water in your Business

  • Are any of the taps in your premises dripping or overflows running?
  • Are taps and hosepipes left running when unattended?
  • Are the water pipes properly covered to prevent them from freezing in cold weather?
  • Are the urinals in your toilets flushing automatically?
  • Are your customers and staff aware of their water usage?

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