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In an era of dwindling resources, water is poised to become the new oil as the entire world now faces the reality of a decreasing supply of clean water. To avert a devastating shortage, we must not only look at alternate water sources for existing structures, we must also plan our new developments differently.

Union Fuel Company
(610) 253-6215
700 Bushkill Drive
Easton, PA

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Dallas-Morris Drilling, Inc.
(814) 362-6493
29 Morris Lane
Bradford,, PA
 
S. W. Neilly Corporation
(814) 362-4443
350 Minard Run
Bradford,, PA
 
Windstream
849-3533
98 Industrial Park
Brookville, PA
 
Scot Lubricants
(610) 433-2527
P.O. Box 326
Allentown, PA

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Crosby Marts - Reid Petroleum
(814) 368-8665
495 South Kendall Ave
Bradford,, PA
 
Bradford City Water Authority
(814) 362-3004
28 Kennedy Street
Bradford,, PA
 
Kirks Fuel
(610) 346-7502
P.O. Box 580
Levittown, PA

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Mactech Mineral Management Inc
(814) 362-4263
11 Boylston Street
Bradford,, PA
 
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(814) 368-4139
1059 Lafferty Lane
Bradford,, PA
 
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In an era of dwindling resources, water is poised to become the new oil as the entire world now faces the reality of a decreasing supply of clean water. To avert a devastating shortage, we must not only look at alternate water sources for existing structures, we must also plan our new developments differently.

Design for Water is an accessible and clearly written guide to alternate water collection, with a focus on rainwater harvesting in the urban environment. The book:

∗ outlines the process of water collection from multiple sources -- landscape, residential, commercial, industrial, school, park and municipal systems

∗ provides numerous case studies

∗ details the assembly and actual application of equipment

∗ includes specific details, schematics and references.

All aspects of rainwater harvesting are outlined, including passive and active system set-up, storage, stormwater reuse, distribution, purification, analysis and filtration. There is even a section on rainwater harvesting for wildlife.

In addition to rainwater, there are several affordable and accessible alternate sources, including cooling tower bleed-off water, air conditioning condensate, gray water, and fog collection.

Design for Water is geared to providing those making development decisions and guidelines with the information they need to set up passive harvesting techniques. The book will especially appeal to engineers, landscape architects, municipal decision-makers, developers and land-owners.

About the Contributor
Heather Kinkade-Levario is a land use planner in Arizona and the author of the award-winning Forgotten Rain. She is president of Forgotten Rain L.L.C., a rainwater harvesting and stormwater reuse company.

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