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Hands-on Workshop: Graywater Installation

Saturday | September 16, 2017 | 10:30 am — 4:00 pm

Location in Oakland, CA

“ReUse Water with Graywater! Learn how to convert your own washing machine into a water-saving laundry-to-landscape graywater system. This system is low in cost, doesnt require a permit, and is great for irrigating trees, bushes, and other perennial plants. In this hands-on workshop sponsored by EBMUD and led by Greywater Action, youll learn about and participate in the construction and installation of a real laundry-to-landscape graywater system. No prior experience is required. You will gain the knowledge and experience to plan and install your own graywater system.

The workshop will cover:
Graywater principles
Best plants to water with graywater
Common pitfalls and how to avoid them
Steps, materials, and installation for a simple graywater system from the washing machine

Installation site is a residence located in Oakland, CA. Address provided after registration. Rain or shine, barring severe storms.”

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Cost: $20
Event Phone: (510) 548-2220 ext. 240
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This event is wheelchair accessible.

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