Hotels are always looking for ways to reduce water consumption. One water-saving method that has become near standard concerns the daily washing of linens and towels
Urinals use about one to 1.5 gallons of water per flush. Older units can use as much as four gallons per flush. Considering that the average urinal is flushed about 2,000 times per month, this means that just one urinal can use more than 35,000 gallons of water per year
Hotel properties that are serious about reducing water consumption and saving money must begin monitoring their water consumption
There are three key benefits for hotels to become more water efficient
As more facilities focus on sustainability one of their primary targets is water.
As I was writing this article, I was interested to see that nobody was searching Google using the term “aridification.” While the word aridification had no takers at the moment, we can expect more and more people to be looking it up on Google and other search engines in the future. They will be trying to understand what aridification is and why it is going to be playing such a significant role in their lives and the lives of millions of people around the world in coming years.
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Mercedes Benz stadium is expected to use 47 percent less water than a comparably-sized stadium. But water efficiency is not the only sustainability initiative
Tests and studies indicate that waterless urinal systems may be more sanitary than flush urinals
Waterless urinal systems rarely require plumbing repairs. In fact, some busy campus bars and restaurants have switched to waterless systems just for this reason.
The primary reason most school districts are interested in waterless urinals is, as the name implies, they use no water