More Myths and Realities

Koeller, John
April 2007
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Apr2007, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p9
The article clarifies several misconceptions about water conservation and plumbing fixtures. The author disproves the belief by some that double-flushing a water-efficient toilet eliminates water savings, citing the findings of a study by several water utilities on more than 20,000 residential-toilet replacements. He also notes that he has yet to see an independent scientific study that validates the water-efficiency claims of sensor faucets.


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