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2010-07-08 07:00:00

TEMPLETON, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- If you are one of millions of Americans concerned about water, saving thousands of gallons of water every year without changing your lifestyle is about to become much easier. Water Wise Group, Inc.

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2010-05-05 08:10:00

Plant roots enmeshed in layers of discarded materials inside upright pipes can purify dirty water from a washing machine, making it fit for growing vegetables and flushing toilets.

2010-04-19 07:15:00

WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, architect John Blackburn, one of the country's premier designers of equestrian facilities, is introducing Blackburn Greenbarns®, a line of pre-designed but adaptable barns for eco- and cost-conscious horse owners.

2009-05-06 07:30:00

-- EcoCentre, the Living Building, in South Florida uses an ecological wastewater treatment system to naturally recycle and save 200,000 gallons of water a year -- -- The Living Machine(R) system can help South Florida re-use water, putting less strain on the water supply and easing shortages -- CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Next month marks the one-year anniversary of the EcoCentre, the first-of-its-kind, true "living building" in Lake Worth, Fla., that acts as its own...

2008-07-21 03:00:25

By Karen Jonas POMONA - Residents of drought-prone Southern California know that water conservation is important, and some different techniques to recycle and conserve water were discussed at a workshop Sunday at Cal Poly Pomona.

2008-07-17 09:00:36

By Lee Davidson Deseret News While expressing worry that a water crisis could be looming from drought and population growth, a House committee passed Wednesday a bill by Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, to create new federal research programs on how to expand water supplies.

2008-03-13 09:00:00

Can low-flow toilets cause problems for sewer lines? A Pima County program to install the toilets in older neighborhoods at taxpayers' expense is in limbo because of that question. And the answer eventually could change other water- conservation policies as well.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.