In the north east we are fortunate to have a plentiful supply of water and it can be difficult to understand why it is important to be careful with the water we use and to try to avoid waste
• Northumbrian Water is passionate about providing our customers with clean, safe drinking water, dealing with sewage and heavy rainfall and protecting the environment for future generations.
• In the north east we are fortunate to have a plentiful supply of water and it can be difficult to understand why it is important to be careful with the water we use and to try to avoid waste.
• Every Drop Counts is one of our campaigns that demonstrates our commitment to saving water, energy and helping our local communities.
• By making the small changes below to your daily routine you can save the following amount of water everyday!
|CHANGE OF HABIT
||SAVING PER PROPERTY PER DAY
|Turn off the tap when brushing your teeth
|Shower rather than bathe
|Use a bowl when hand washing dishes
|Take shorter showers
|Use a basin when personal washing
|Repair dripping taps
|Use full loads in washing machines
|Use a bowl when washing food
|Use water resourcefully in the garden
|Use full loads in dishwashers