Tuesday, December 4, 2007
How can a simple act of recycling rainwater help with improving our quality of life?
# Reduce usage of piped water, which process involves the importation of chemicals from foreign countries like China and energy to drive the mechanical pumps at the water intake points and along distribution lines network, help reduce carbon dioxide emissions and global warming.
# Saving on domestic expenditure from reduced water consumption . Savings can be used for other quality purchases.
Rainfall Statistics for Malaysia
# 3000 mm/ yr but only 3% is consumed. The rest goes into streams, rivers ,surface runoff and underground.