WaterSmart Guidebook

The WaterSmart Guidebook: A Water Use Efficiency Plan and Review Guide for New Businesses provides information on water-saving technologies currently available to the commercial, industrial, and institutional sectors and is intended for use as a resource by:

  • existing and new businesses
  • developers, consultants, and designers
  • planning agencies; and
  • water providers (for plan review and/or for reviewing and estimating water use at existing businesses, respectively)

Information in this guidebook will periodically be updated, as technology changes.

The WaterSmart Guidebook is available below as a PDF file which can be viewed and printed with Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free software. View and print the chapter you are interested in by selecting it from the index on the left side of your screen. Print the pages you wish as shown in the Adobe Reader toolbar at the top of the screen (not the page numbers in the WaterSmart Guidebook)

More Information

If you have questions or need more information, please contact Charles Bohlig, Water Conservation Supervisor at cbohlig@ebmud.com or (510) 287-0491.