Fill eight drinking glasses with water from your tap. Now dump them down the toilet. That may seem wasteful, but that’s typically what happens every time we flush and wash 4.2 litres of drinking water into the sanitary sewer or septic tank.
But 21 new homes at Geranium Homes’ Edgewood community, in Pickering, will allow each new owner to save approximately 30,000 litres of water a year. Each of the homes will be equipped with a Greyter HOME system that will recycle water from showering and bathing to flush toilets.
It’s the first time that an entire subdivision in Canada will have….. Read full article here