ORDINANCE – Car Wash Water Recycling April 18, 2013

An Ordinance to require new conveyor car washes to recycle water; to comply with the requirements of the Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District’s 2009 Water Supply and Water Conservation Management Plan; to conserve water resources

Key Points

  • Water is not only a valuable resource, but a vital resource as well.  Conserving water to protect our drinking supply is a key issue for Atlanta/li>
  • Car washes require a high volume of water to clean cars, but there is no reason why car washes can not reuse this water while still cleaning your car
  • By requiring new car washes to use recycled water during the car wash process, we are encouraging smart water use and limiting our impact on the water supply

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