01 Sep '17, 4am

#DoYouKnow about these useful #water saving tips for your home, office & municipality from @GBCSA?

#DoYouKnow about these useful #water saving tips for your home, office & municipality from @GBCSA?

Green building saves water! SA Green Building Council celebrates World Water Day 2017 by sharing useful water-saving tips There’s no life without water. Deprived of water all living things die – quickly. Water is becoming one of our most scarce resources due to the increased likelihood of extended droughts, the impacts of climate change and rapid population growth, particularly in cities. Water-scarce South Africa is the 30th driest country in the world. The impacts of our uneven and irregular rainfall patterns have been sorely felt this summer, with serious water restriction measures having put in place by most municipalities. There are a number of solutions, however, and green building is one of the simple and highly effective ways to save water. “Green buildings not only encourage water savings but ensure water is used wisely with innovative water-efficiency and water-c...

Full article: https://www.gbcsa.org.za/news_post/green-building-saves-w...

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