Water-Saving Strategies for Commercial Buildings

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The costs for water and wastewater treatment are rising faster than the consumer price index. A water management plan can minimize these costs as well as the energy cost that accompanies water usage. This webinar will cover best practices for water management and illustrate them with real-world case studies.


Learning Objectives
  • Learn how to evaluate your building’s potential for water conservation.
  • Understand how to develop a water management plan.
  • Identify best management practices for your building and learn about real-world water savings.



Joanna Kind, Environmental Scientist, ERG Consulting

Joanna Kind is an environmental scientist with a focus in water quality and water conservation. Ms. Kind serves as the lead consultant in landscape water efficiency to EPA’s WaterSense program. Her work includes developing landscape water budgeting techniques and specifications for water efficient landscapes and irrigation products. Ms. Kind holds an M.P.A in Environmental Policy and Natural Resource Management and an M.S. in Aquatic Ecology from the University of Indiana, as well as a B.S. in Biology from Murray State University.

Holly Cannon, Environmental Scientist, ERG Consulting

Holly Cannon is an environmental scientist with ERG. Her work focuses on water efficiency in the commercial and institutional sector. Specifically, Ms. Cannon develops technical specifications for recognizing water-efficient products, conducts water use and conservation assessments, and recently co-authored a best management practices guidebook. Ms. Cannon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental science from Virginia Tech.