Add Water and Stir

Weber, Mary Louise
April 1979
New Republic;4/14/79, Vol. 180 Issue 15, p11
Discusses a diminishing supply of water in the United States and the need to reduce water consumption in bathrooms. Shower-baths and toilet-flushing account for almost three-fourths of household water use; 29 gallons of water per day lost in flushing; Recommendation to remodel the plumbing system of homes as an efficient and inexpensive solution; Necessity to use the remaining water supply to its fullest extent, avoiding all possible wastage while continuing to meet the demand of the American public.


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