TITLE

IN-DEPTH an LOOK at WaterSense

AUTHOR(S)
Olsztynski, Jim
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Supply House Times;Mar2008, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Benjamin H. Grumbles, assistant administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is presented. When asked about the simplest water savings to achieve in the average home, he refers to replacing and repairing for toilet leaks and dripping faucets. He also shares his ideas on the reasons of the successful program of the EPA's Energy Star.
ACCESSION #
31458773

 

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