Industrial Rainwater Catchment
There are several different varieties of systems for using rainwater, but there is no need to become overwhelmed by the options. The first decision you will need to make in starting the process of buying a rainwater catchment system involves the size and type of tank required to fulfill the needs of the site. After you know this, the filters and pumps can be properly sized and various other accessories can be specified. Answering the following questions will help you come to conclusions.
- What will the water be used for?
- Will the system collect only roof water or will surface water be included?
- Will water be collected from a parking lot?
- What type of filtration is required?
- Will pressure tanks and water treatment be required?
- How many gallons per minute will be required from the pump?
Knowing how you feel about each of these elements will help guarantee a perfect fit for your rainharvesting products. Your company will no doubt be able to benefit from a well planned rain collection system.
More and more commercial buildings being constructed are concentrating on environmental concerns before breaking ground. One of the best ways to ensure that a project meets US Green Building Council LEED "green" standards is to focus on harvesting rainwater. With the use of the appropriate rainwater harvesting system, this process is simple. Collected rainwater can be used for irrigation, washing vehicles and in toilets and urinals to reduce water consumption. A rainwater catchment system is a great investment for helping the environment and for saving money on water bills.
Now that the systems have been explained, it is time to discuss the benefits of owning one. The fact that using rainharvesting products can save money has been mentioned, but this is especially important for commercial projects. Any business owner should constantly be looking for new ways to improve the environment and save money. When your office purchases a rainwater system, the money saved on your city water bill can be reinvested into the company. Additionally, businesses that utilize this technology will become leaders in the economic community. By harvesting rainwater, other companies will look to you as an example because you will be a leader in environmental stewardship. Advances like this also often have a great effect on the surrounding community. When you purchase a rainwater system, your company will become a shining example for other businesses and individuals around you.
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