Save Water, Save A Buck

About Save Water, Save A Buck

Save Water, Save a Buck is a rebate program in Southern California that offers cash rebates on a wide variety of water-saving technologies. Devices available for rebates include High-Efficiency and Ultra Low Flush Toilets, High-Efficiency and Zero Water Urinals, food services equipment such as Pre-Rinse Spray Heads and Connectionless Food Steamers, HVAC equipment such as Cooling Tower and pH Conductivity Controllers, cleaning equipment such as High-Efficiency Clothes Washers and Pressurized Waterbrooms and medical equipment like X-Ray Film Processor Recirculation Systems, Steam Sterilizer Retrofits and Dry-Vacuum Pumps.

Through MWD’s Save Water, Save A Buck Program, Southern California businesses are eligible for generous rebates to help encourage water efficiency and conservation.

The program also offers rebates on outdoor landscaping equipment such as weather based “smart” irrigation controllers, rotating spray nozzle retrofits for pop-up spray heads, high efficiency nozzle retrofits for large rotary sprinklers and synthetic turf.

As the drought is worsening and the water levels at Lake Lanier declining, it may be time for a program like Save Water, Save a Buck ibaby treefrog born in our back yardn Georgia. Not only will we save millions of gallons of drinking water and money each day, we will also help our economy. Plumbers will have work, Manufacturers will start hiring again and we will feel good about doing something ” kind” to our world in these tough times. Please read the Mission Statement as well as a lot more interesting information about Water efficiency and Water Recycling here.

As a Small Business, but nevertheless largest Supplier for Caroma Dual Flush toilets in Georgia, I am a proud to notice that the list of eligible High Efficiency Toilets (HET’s)  includes the follwing models

  1. 46 manufactured by Caroma Industries
  2. 20 made by Toto
  3. 19 made by Crane
  4. 17 made by American Standard
  5. 12 mady by Kohler
  6. 11 made by Mansfield
  7. 9 made by Zurn

and several made by various manufactures such as Aquasource, Briggs, Cascadian, Foremost, Gerber, Glacier Bay, Greentide, Jacuzzi, Niagara, OPS, Pegasus (a Home Depot brand), Proflow (a Ferguson brand), Quality Craft, Seasons (a HD Supply brand), Sterling (a Kohler company), Tangshan Ayers Bath, Tynan, Vitra, Vortens and Wateridge.

h2zero_3

Furthering an ongoing commitment to products that conserve water, Caroma has recently introduced the H2Zero™ Waterless Urinal in the US. The vitreous china urinal incorporates unique cartridge technology that operates with zero water for optimum performance and water conservation. Another model, the Leda urinal uses only 0.48 gallons per flush while the Cube 3 Ultra uses a remarkable 0.15 gallons per flush, or a mere pint of water. Thanks to its innovative design and technology, the Cube 3 Ultra was named one of the Top 10 green building products of 2007 by GreenSpec.

All eligible toilets are included on the list of WaterSense labeled High Efficiency toilets, which is updated regularly on EPA’s WaterSense program site. Since I became a WaterSense partner in Georgia beginning of 2008, the list of Watersense labeled toilets grew from 115 models on 11/29/07 to 249 models on 12/15/08.

Find out more about Caroma toilets at ttp://www.caromausa.com or http://www.ecoTransitions.com. To see why they work so well, please visit us on YouTube.

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One Response

  1. Hi:

    Freetoiletreplacement.com
    We’re a participating ally with the Save Water Save A Buck program in Los Angeles County (California), offering FREE High Efficiency Toilets + FREE Installation. The toilet is free and we install it for free. We serve commercial and residential mult- unit buildings with 3.5-gallon toilets and 10 or more units.

    Our customers are saving water and cutting their monthly water bills by 30%. Our reps and our company have installed the toilets in our warehouse and in our homes and have not once had the need to flush twice.

    We’ve served and saved condo owners, big brand hotels, apartment owners, University dorms and commercial buildings hundreds of gallons of water. We’ve also saved them hundreds of thousands of dollars per year off their water bills. We’re so pleased to help universities and hotels meet their sustainability goals through our free toilet replacement program.

    We’ve replaced over 10,000 toilets and have many, many happy customers and excellent references.

    Who should apply?
    • Commercial + residential buildings
    • With 10+ (min) units PER address
    • With LA or Orange county water bills
    • With 10 or more water-wasting, 3.5-gallon toilets

    How do you know if you have 3.5-gallon toilets?
    Flush them. If they flush rather quickly, you have a 1.6-gallon. We don’t replace those but congratulations on already saving water.
    If your toilet seems to flush forever with a lot of water circling and circling, you have a 3.5-gallon toilet and you’re wasting water!
    freetoiletreplacement.com
    email us for information.


    Individuals with 4 or fewer toilets should contact smartwater.com or their local water departments to ask about the rebate program.

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