TAG: WaterSense program

IA hosts legislative fly-in to promote irrigation efficiency

April 5, 2017By

On March 8, representatives from 11 Irrigation Association (IA) member companies traveled to Washington, D.C., to promote the importance of efficient irrigation in both the agriculture and landscape sectors. During the fly-in, IA members focused on educating policymakers about the WaterSense program, the voluntary, public-private partnership program administered by the Environmental Protection Agency. Throughout the day, attendees met with 28 congressional... read more

A closer look at the EPA’s WaterSense program

September 26, 2016By
Feature photo: ©istock.com/PongsakornJun

The EPA’s WaterSense program has placed the topic of water conservation on the forefront for 10 years and counting. In its 10 years, WaterSense, a partnership program sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), has helped save 1.5 trillion gallons of water and $32.6 billion in water and energy bills for consumers across the country. The program has established... read more