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Clean Water Blog

Posted January 12, 2018 in Articles

Ever wondered what we are doing on Mauldin Road? Then maybe you should give us a call to schedule a tour of one of Water Resource Recovery Facilities. ReWa hosts WRRF tours for various groups, including local schools, colleges/universities, businesses, homeschoolers, Girl Scout Troops, and other environmental interest groups as part of our public education program. Read More

Posted December 30, 2017 in Articles

The US Water Alliance recently released the Executive Summary of its One Water for America Policy Framework, capping a series of national “one water” listening sessions held across the country over the past few years and presenting a vision of how the United States can better view, value and manage water.  The document synthesizes input Read More

Posted December 25, 2017 in Articles
Posted November 28, 2017 in Articles

Want to take part in the biggest underground event in Greenville history? Then come out this Saturday to Dig Greenville’s BIG Skate Day at Ice on Main on Saturday. That is when ReWa will be hosting a Name the Drill contest. Community members are invited to submit their name ideas during the contest that will run Read More

Posted November 21, 2017 in Articles

Earlier this week, ReWa officials along with members of 25 local governments, conservation groups and public utilities took part in the Reedy River Water Quality Group’s (RRWQG) “Big Tent” event. The RRWQG’s mission is to protect, preserve and improve water quality in the Reedy River. To do this, they’ve gathered local city and county agencies, Read More

Posted October 20, 2017 in Articles

It’s not often that we recommend a book to read on the Clean Water Blog, but this is one we had to share via our friends at the Water Environment Federation (WEF). The Water Reuse Roadmap provides an overview of all the opportunities, challenges, and benefits associated with projects working to harness natural water cycles Read More

Posted October 9, 2017 in Articles

Renewable Water Resource’s mission statement is “Enhancing our community’s quality of life by transforming wastewater into renewable resources through responsible and innovative solutions.” That is our job. But we need your help with making this happen. How? Here are five ways you can help:   Your toilet bowl works magic, but it isn’t a trash Read More

Posted September 28, 2017 in Articles

You are hopefully well-aware of the dangers of pouring oil, pesticides and other products into our storm drains, but now that fall is here, remember: Stormwater drains are no place for leaves, either. It might seem harmless enough to take the leaf blower and send that pile of leaves into the storm drain – after Read More

Posted September 14, 2017 in Articles

For several years now, we have been educating the Upstate about FOG, which is an acronym for Fats, Oils and Grease that are the three major no-nos for pouring down your drain. However, a lot of people still don’t understand the reason we do this. They wonder how bad can pouring some leftover bacon grease Read More

Posted September 7, 2017 in Articles

Renewable Water Resources was recently honored as one of the 25 Utility of the Future of Today honorees, which recognizes forward-thinking, innovative utilities that are providing resilient and value-added service to communities. However, the agency’s story begins more than 90 years ago when the Upstate region of South Carolina was just beginning to urbanize. The Read More