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Clean Water Blog

Posted May 26, 2017 in Articles

Our Reedy River Quality Group was recently used as a model for water quality integrated planning and permitting during a testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water and Environment. American Public Works Association Board Director Bill Spearman, who is also a water quality expert based in Saluda, S.C., shared Read More

Posted March 17, 2017 in Articles

What is World Water Day? On March 22, people all over the world will be working to educate about the importance of clean water and taking action against the global water crisis. There are more than 663 million people living without a safe water supply close to home, spending countless hours queuing or trekking to Read More

Posted February 27, 2017 in Articles

Did you know how much Renewable Water Resources has helped athletics in Greenville County over the years? And we are not just talking about our executive director, Graham W. Rich, offering his thoughts on how the Clemson Tigers should have played the day before. No, ReWa has played a large part in shaping many of Read More

Posted February 2, 2017 in Articles

At Renewable Water Resources, our main goal is to protect our local aquatic environment. However, that effort includes a heavy reliance on science and technology. That is why we are proud to promote and support events such as Roper Mountain Science Center’s STEMFest, a daylong event that brings together community partners to help children discover Read More

Posted January 24, 2017 in Articles

The quality of our water is directly linked to the quality of our lives. By supporting clean water initiative and similar measures that improve our water and wastewater treatment systems, we can each have a hand in ensuring clean, safe water for ourselves, our families and our communities. And that is where Renewable Water Resources Read More

Posted January 9, 2017 in Articles

Renewable Water Resources goal is to promote a cleaner environment, and to protect the public health and water quality of the Upstate waterways, while providing and developing the necessary sewer infrastructure for the growing economy. We serve more than 400,000 industrial, commercial and residential customers in Greenville County and parts of Anderson, Spartanburg, Pickens and Read More

Posted December 28, 2016 in Articles

It’s no secret that New Year Resolutions aren’t always as successful as we’d like to hope for. Whether a goal is poorly planned or just downright unrealistic (darn you, chocolate!), resolutions usually aren’t easy to stick to. If you’re still looking for a way to better yourself beginning January 1st, 2017, we encourage you to Read More

Posted November 18, 2016 in Articles

It’s easy to take advantage of having a clean and properly functioning toilets, seeing as a majority of US residents have never gone without access to modern plumbing and sanitation. Unfortunately, more than 2.4 billion people across the world live without access to a toilet. A lack of toilets at work and at home has Read More

Posted November 17, 2016 in Articles

As you may have heard, seen or read in the media this week, Renewable Water Resources is embarking on a massive project that will handle Greenville County’s water and sewage needs for decades to come. It is Dig Greenville.  This $49 million project will create a sewer tunnel that will be 100 feet below ground Read More

Posted October 31, 2016 in Articles

Sometimes your job makes something that should be scary a little less scary, which is nice at Halloween time. Case in point: Working for ReWa and reading Stephen King’s It. For those who have never read this terror tale from the 1980s, it is scary. Very scary. We won’t give away the plot, but it has a Read More