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Water conservation and management

Better use of water resources can be achieved in several ways:
increase the total amount of water available for use
distribute water more effectively
use water more efficiently

Increasing the availability of water -
Availability of water can be increased by abstracting more river water, groundwater…

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Washing machines and dishwashers are now designed to use less water and also have
small load settings.
Toilets have dual-flush designs so more water is only used if needed. Putting a brick or
`hippo bag' in the cistern reduces the water used for each flush.

Recycling: `grey water use' -…


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