Depending on the manufacturer of your appliance, you need to know the ppm (parts per million) of your water or the "grains of hardness". SOCWA water runs consistently at 100 ppm or 6 grains of hardness.
The Southeastern Oakland County Water Authority and the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department are proud of the fine drinking water they provide. The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department's drinking water meets or surpasses all federal and state drinking water standards. <more information ... >
A dripping faucet can waste up to 2,000 gallons of water a year. A leaky toilet can waste as much as 200 gallons of water a day.
A community-based landscape education program promoting waste reduction, water quality protection and biodiversity.
Visit the Healthy Lawns & Gardens Link for more information
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