Greywater Education Webinar Series

Date: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 2:00pm - Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 4:00pm
Registration: 

Register here for this event. 

Hosted by Greywater Action, co-sponsored by Transition US and the Northern California Community Resilience Network.

 

Part 1: Greywater 101 or Drought-Proof Your Landscape With Greywater. Wednesday, June 17th from 2-4pm.

Part 2: How to Design and Install a Laundry-to-Landscape Systems. Wednesday, June 24th from 2-4pm.

Part 3: How to Make Your Community Greywater Ready: Work with local agencies and irrigation stores. Wednesday, July 1st from 2-4pm.

Cost: $30- $50 sliding scale (1 registration per organization, multiple staff members can attend)

Who should attend:

  • Community leaders
  • Water conservation staff
  • Environmental health directors
  • Inspectors and code officials
  • Environmental organization staff
  • Green committee leaders
  • Irrigation store employees
  • Plumbers
  • Landscapers
  • Contractors

About the presentations

Part 1: Greywater 101 or  Drought-Proof Your Landscape With Greywater. Wednesday, June 17th from 2-4pmPDT.

This workshop includes the following information:

  • Understand your water system
  • What is greywater?
  • Ways to reuse it
  • Plant friendly soaps and products
  • Common type of systems
  • General costs and water saving potential
  • Design considerations
  • Resources

Part 2: How to Design and Install a Laundry-to-Landscape Systems. Wednesday, June 24th from 2-4pmPDT.

This workshop includes a presentation and hands-on practice installing a system. Content includes:

  • Overview of the laundry-to-landscape system
  • Plant friendly laundry detergents
  • How to install the plumbing component for the L2L system
  • How do design and install the irrigation component of the L2L system
  • Maintenance
  • Costs and where to find materials

Part 3: How to Make Your Community Greywater Ready: Work with local agencies and irrigation stores. Wednesday, July 1st from 2-4pmPDT.

This workshop includes the following information

  • Strategies for working with local irrigation stores to provide greywater system components
  • Strategies for working with local building departments to streamline permitting requirements
  • Strategies for building local experts and offering further local trainings

By participating in this webinar you will receive:

  • Full access to the power point presentations. Our licensing agreement allows for alteration and adaptation of the presentations and requires proper credit be given to Greywater Action.
  • Greywater resource packet.
  • Lessons plans for laundry-to-landscape activity.

Questions?

email info@greywateraction.org

Register here

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