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Save water, save money, reduce waste

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Water saving calculators – how much water does your household use?

 05/08/2019 There are a number of calculators available to help you work out how much water you are using, this blog post will highlight one of the main ones we have come across and how to use it. The need to work out how much water you use is highlighted in the blog post “Why is saving water important?” Save water, save money have developed aqKWa Savings Engine™ to help water companies help customers see how much water they are using. The software is made to help you save water, energy and money.  It... Read More

A ban on plastics – Draconian and infringing on people’s rights or a positive step? 01/08/2019
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A ban on plastics – Draconian and infringing on people’s rights or a positive step?

 01/08/2019 As the owner of Intelligent Facility Solutions Ltd I have been driving my staff mad about reducing our environmental impact, they have seen me arriving dishevelled and sweaty from cycling across the Sheffield Hills and investing in a hybrid vehicle. They have heard me banging on about turning the lights off, complaining about all the packaging in the bins and wasted paper, lecturing about the environment. I sound pretty annoying, don’t I? I think so! It’s a personal failing I have that sometimes serves me well but other times doesn’t necessary... Read More

15/07/2019
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Do you realise how much water you waste when washing your hands?

Have you ever considered how much water you waste when simply washing your hands? We conducted an experiment with some interesting results.  This post highlights why we should all be thinking about our hand washing habits. It also gives recommendations of things businesses and property owners should be including in their washrooms to minimise waste and costs. After reading this blog post, we strongly recommend also reading this article on why saving water is just so important for the planet. It’s packed full of science and facts, and really sharp analysis. The... Read More

Free water saving devices available in the UK 01/07/2019
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Free water saving devices available in the UK

Saving water is vitally important. Water companies are offering free water conservation devices to help you do your bit to start saving asap.  We’ve put all what’s on offer in one place for ease of understanding and save you time searching through all the websites. There are only certain amounts of free things available for each region. This post highlights what else is available for you to purchase to add to your device repertoire and increase your savings. Below you will find a section which describes what each device is and... Read More

How to conserve water - the ultimate beginners guide 25/06/2019
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How to conserve water – the ultimate beginners guide

Saving water is crucial. We’re at critical levels of why we need water conservation to be a part of our daily lives. The water companies and those organisations recommended by the government have a duty to promote ways consumers can conserve water easily.  They’re the authorities making sure targets are being met before 2050. If they don’t meet their targets they’ll be penalised and it may even be too late to turn things around.  So, their expert advice is the best out there to trust to make the most savings, as they have a mission to... Read More

Why is water conservation in the UK important? 04/06/2019
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Why is water conservation in the UK important?

Why we need to start saving water in a nutshell. This is a shorter version of the full blog post Why is saving water important?. This current post highlights the key points in a summary for you to quickly take away the key, important messages. Why do people keep telling us we need to save as much water as possible? Water is all around us isn’t it? The problem is we do take water availability for granted. Ever wondered how to save water in your mosque? We’ve put together a guide... Read More

Why is saving important? 01/06/2019
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Why is saving water important?

Water is all around us isn’t it? Rivers, lakes, the sea you swam in on holiday or live near to. There seems to be an endless supply. So why do people keep telling us we need to save as much as possible? After reading this, do make sure to check out the free water saving devices available in the UK, that will really help in the conservation of water. We’ve pulled all the resources together in one place, so you don’t have to spend time trawling through the internet! You’re certainly not... Read More