Recycling Gray Water for Home Gardens


Subject:
Water , Graywater

Description:
"Gray water is all the non-toilet wastewater produced in the average household. ... Although gray water does not need extensive chemical or biological treatment before it can be used in the garden as irrigation water, it still must be used carefully" because it usually contains contaminants. This paper describes how much gray water can be used in a home garden, precautions, and how to transport the gray water. From University of Massachusetts Amherst Extension.

Publisher:
University of Massachusetts Amherst Extension

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.umassgreeninfo.org/fact_sheets/plant_culture/gray_water_for_gardens.html


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