Cma10 Residential Water Conservation

Assume that the average water usage of a community is approximately 130 gal per person per day. After implementing water saving practices, the average water usage drops to 87 gal per person per day. A 10 million gallon per day (MGD) wastewater treatment plant is used for which 60% of the flow is residential wastewater. Calculate the water savings in gallons per day (gal/day) and the percent reduction in water usage. Also calculate the current residential wastewater flow in gal/day, millions of gal (Mgal)/yr, lb/day and kg/day. Assume the specific gravity of the water to be 1.0.

Renewable Energy Eco Friendly

Renewable Energy Eco Friendly

Renewable energy is energy that is generated from sunlight, rain, tides, geothermal heat and wind. These sources are naturally and constantly replenished, which is why they are deemed as renewable.

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