What are the benefits of reclaimed water?

Reclaimed water offers a variety of benefits to City residents and the environment:

  • Helps in ground water recharge
  • Irrigation of lawns and golf courses
  • Water recycling helps preserve the environment
  • Reserves potable water otherwise used for lawn irrigation
  • Reclaimed water used for irrigation will not stain sidewalks or driveways
  • Reclaimed water contains nitrogen and phosphorus, which will reduce the amount of fertilizer needed for healthy grass growth

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1. What is reclaimed water?
2. Why reuse water?
3. Is reclaimed water safe?
4. What are the benefits of reclaimed water?
5. What are the uses of reclaimed water?
6. When should reclaimed water not be used?
7. What is the City of Stuart's vision for reclaimed water?
8. Where can I get more information about reclaimed water?