SDCWA Posts Central Resource for Potable Water Reuse Information

  • by Teresa McGaffic
  • Oct 4, 2017
  • Water News

San Diego County Water Authority unveiled a new website and two videos on Tuesday to familiarize the public with the technology and benefits of potable water reuse.

The site provides a high-level overview and frequently asked questions, supplemented by a library of documents for readers who are interested in a deep dive.

The Water Authority projects that approximately 16 percent of the region’s drinking water will be produced through potable reuse by 2035.

“By using our precious water supplies more than once, San Diego County will generate billions of gallons of water locally each year, further enhancing our water supply reliability so our semi-arid region continues to thrive,” said Mark Muir, chair of the Water Authority’s Board of Directors. “The Water Authority is working hand-in-hand with our member agencies to support their efforts to promote potable reuse as an important piece of our water future.”

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