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INITIATIVES

Upgrading fixtures, stopping leaks and encouraging conservation

STATUS APPROACH ENGAGE

Water Efficiency: Performance Against Goal

Reduce Water Use Intensity 36% by 2025 (baseline 2007)

Retrofit Restroom Fixtures

Evaluating restroom water use and retrofitting fixtures to reduce water use

Restroom Retrofit Project

Report leaks to WRC, x6274

Take the initiative to reduce water use

Manage Cooling Towers

Tracking and monitoring cooling towers (more than half of the Lab’s on-site water use) to identify leaks and ensure water-efficient operation

Institutionalize Water Conservation

Identifying and adopting operational processes that save water

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