Water Reuse

As drought and water scarcity grow in different parts of the world, water reuse has gained popularity as a tool to reduce consumption and conserve water. Water reuse often is paired with rainwater harvesting and graywater recycling.
Shimla, India, faces a mounting water crisis
Jun 4 2018

On May 20, water supplies in the mountain tourist town of Shimla, India, ran dry. For more than two weeks, the city’s 172,000 residents...

Arizona golf courses use recycled water for water reuse
Jun 4 2018

Two Phoenix golf courses, Lookout Mountain Golf Club and...

Talking Under Water discusses Cape Town water reuse
May 25 2018

Welcome to the first episode of Talking Under Water: One water, one podcast. In this episode, your hosts...

Cape Town turns to water reuse as Day Zero creeps closer
May 25 2018

“We should have preempted this better.”

Will van der Merwe, managing director for Water Eco Technologies & Treatment (WETT), expressed...

Bangalore, India, faces an impending water crisis
May 18 2018

Bangalore, India—the city once famous for its hundreds of lakes—is under water stress. While the world is focused on...

Costa Rican farmers are receiving funding for rainwater harvesting structures
May 11 2018

The Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation and the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have...

Green infrastructure jobs program expands nationally
Apr 20 2018

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) has nationally launched a jobs program that provides training and certification in the field of...

Microsoft uses water reuse methods in Silicon Valley
Apr 18 2018

Microsoft recently broke ground on a new Silicon Valley, Calif., campus designed to achieve net-zero non-potable water certification...

Rainwater harvesting theme park in India
Apr 2 2018

The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWSSB) of Hyderabad, India, has designed a...

storm water runoff plan in Los Angeles
Mar 29 2018

Los Angeles County has developed a plan called the Safe, Clean Water...

New Chicago Blackhawks facility meets sustainability goals with green roof
Mar 26 2018

Chicago: where deep-dish pizza, fluctuating temperatures and worshipped sports teams collide. The new MB Ice Arena on the city’s Near West Side...

Kenya turns to rainwater harvesting for water reuse needs
Mar 23 2018

The Kenya Water and Sanitation Department has announced the formation of the National Water Harvesting and Storage Authority. This new...

Cape Town delays Day Zero
Mar 15 2018

The city of Cape Town has...

Feb 23 2018

More than 500 water professionals are expected to attend this year’s WateReuse Symposium in Austin, Texas, September 9 to 12, 2018. This year’s...

Jan 31 2018

Feb. 23 update: According to CNN...

Jan 29 2018

A StormTrap system was installed at Bolivar Park as part of a storm water management project in Lakewood, Calif. The project addresses water...