Announcement: Greywater 101 & How to Design and Install a Washing Machine Greywater System Webinar

(3 part series, on-line)

This webinar series will teach participants how to give two greywater presentations (Greywater 101 and How to Design and Install a Washing Machine Greywater System) and how to work with local stores and agencies to make it easier for people to install systems. Participants will have access to the course materials and presentations to adapt for future use.

Series held on Wednesdays from 2-4pm on June 17th, June 24th, and July 1st.

Register HERE 

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)

Register HERE 

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 2-4pm.

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 2-4pm.

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 2-4pm.

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