Water use surveys for businesses

   Limited in-person surveys

Limited in-person surveys are available in response to COVID-19. In-person surveys are restricted to outdoor evaluations only. Water Conservation staff are doing our best to continue offering services during this time and are available for phone consultations.

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EBMUD's water use surveys are free to businesses and institutions.

What is a water use survey?

A water use survey provides commercial, industrial, and institutional customers with a full review of their water use. Surveys are free of charge, tailored to each business, and conducted on-site by an EBMUD representative. Surveys cover both domestic and sanitary processes.

How is a water use survey done?

EBMUD's representative will provide the following services:

  • Review water usage
  • Check all water-using equipment for leaks and flow rates
  • Check toilets for leaks and determine flush volume
  • Provide free water-saving devices and materials, as needed
  • Instruct staff on how to read water meters
  • Recommend water-efficiency improvements

What are the potential benefits?

  • Increased sustainability
  • Reduced water bills
  • Reduced energy costs
  • Reduced wastewater charges
  • Reduced wastewater pre-treatment costs

Contact Us

For more information or to schedule an appointment for a free water use survey for your business, please email waterconservation@ebmud.com or call 866-403-2683.