Latest Water conservation Stories

2013-11-19 16:48:01

Offset round-bale unroller makes mulching more efficient in organic mulch trials John Wilhoit and Timothy Coolong from the University of Kentucky have introduced a new technology that can make the application of organic mulches more efficient. The research team from the University of Kentucky premiered their new invention in the August issue of HortTechnology. The team altered a conventional round-bale unroller and designed experiments to document its efficiency. "We modified an unroller...

2013-11-14 23:33:00

November 15th represents the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to promote recycling. APEC Water Systems promotes a healthy alternative to purchasing bottled drinking water in their efforts to reduce plastic bottle waste. (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 America Recycles Day (ARD), November 15th is the only national recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to promote recycling in the United States. ARD is a community-driven national celebration event...

2013-11-14 23:28:02

Walden™ is the first pullout kitchen faucet to feature Moen’s innovative Reflex® system, which offers self-retraction of the wand as well as an exceptional range of motion, generous reach and secure docking. North Olmsted, OH (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 When it’s time to update the kitchen faucet, today’s consumer looks at three main factors: aesthetics, performance and price point. But, what if your faucet could have all of the above and extra conveniences? Leave it to Moen to...

2013-11-07 12:41:53

Companies often put a personal face on products in an attempt to reach a deeper connection with consumers. New research suggests the same idea can be applied to social causes: Putting a human face on the campaign for a social cause actually increases support for it. The findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. Researchers Hee-Kyung Ahn of Hanyang University, South Korea, Hae Joo Kim of Wilfrid Laurier University, and Pankaj...

2013-11-05 23:28:48

Consumers can transform their shower in minutes with the new Moen® Tension Curved Shower Rod. Without remodeling or even drilling holes, the easy-to-install accessory provides users with valuable elbow room, while adding an elegant and luxurious look for a more enjoyable shower experience. North Olmsted, Ohio (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Now consumers can add valuable elbow room to the shower without using elbow grease. The new Moen® Tension Curved Shower Rod is designed to add up...

Latest Water conservation Reference Libraries

2009-07-04 14:32:56

Xeriscaping and Xerogardening refers to landscaping and gardening in ways that help reduce or even eliminate the need for irrigation. This practice is promoted in areas that do not have easily accessible fresh water supply. As climate patterns shift, more and more regions are using this method. The term "˜xeri' or "˜xero' comes from the Greek "˜xeros' which means "dry". Plants that require the appropriate amount of irrigation in reference to the local climate are emphasized, and care...

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