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Hands-on Greywater Workshop (Oakland)

Saturday | May 10, 2014 | 10:45 am — 4:00 pm

Location in Oakland, CA

Interested in installing a greywater system at your house? Come learn how and help install an actual system in this hands-on workshop.

Lower your water bill ** Conserve water ** Practice reuse ** Grow happy plants

  • Learn how to reuse water from your from your bathroom sinks, showers, tubs, and washing machines in this fun, hands-on workshop.
  • Learn about common and popular greywater systems, soap and product considerations, codes, design and installation considerations, and how to build a laundry to landscape system.
  • Install a greywater system from the washing machine to irrigate edible plants at a private residence, so that you can do the same to yours!

Attire: Wear comfortable shoes and clothing that you don’t mind getting dirty. Sun/rain protection as needed. You might want to bring gloves. This is a hands-on workshop (you can also observe anything you’re not comfortable doing).

Lunch included.

Location: A private home in Oakland, CA, address will be sent after registration. Register online.

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Cost: $30-$100, sliding scale. Limited work-trade available.
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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