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    • Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems: Graywater Use and Water Quality 

      Lesikar, Bruce J.; Mechell, Justin; Alexander, Rachel (2008-08-28)
      Like paper and plastic, some water can be recycled. This "graywater," which can be water from bathtubs and showers, clothes washing machines and some sinks, can then be used in landscapes. 1 graphic, 2 page
    • Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems: Responding to Power Outages and Floods 

      Lesikar, Bruce J.; Mechell, Justin; Alexander, Rachel (2008-10-23)
      People and the environment can be harmed if a home's onsite wastewater treatment system does not work properly after a flood or power outage. This publication explains the steps to take after such an event to get the system ...
    • Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems: Understanding and Maintaining your Septic System 

      Lesikar, Bruce J.; Mechell, Justin; Alexander, Rachel (2008-10-23)
      It is important that homeowners maintain their septic systems properly. Otherwise, problems that develop could threaten human health and the environment. In this publication you will learn how to maintain all the components ...
    • Rainwater Harvesting: Landscape Methods 

      Lesikar, Bruce J.; Mechell, Justin; Alexander, Rachel (2008-05-30)
      With the state's growing population and limited supply of groundwater and surface water, Texans must use water wisely. Rainwater harvesting is an approach that anyone can use to capture rainfall. This publication explains ...