ACTEW offers to give away recycled water from Lower Molonglo Water Quality Control Centre during water restrictions
Suitable uses for recycled water:
• irrigating lawns and plants at parks, sports amenities, golf courses and public gardens;
• topping up public ponds and fountains;
• topping up water storage tanks (non-potable), dams and lakes;
• construction and related activities.
Unfit for residential use: Recycled water is unfit for human consumption and is not available for residential or private use. Customers are responsible for any costs related to delivery and storage of recycled water, and the minimum tanker size is 7.5 kilolitres. Supply and use is subject to strict terms and conditions.
Reference: For more information, or to register your interest in accessing recycled water, call ACTEW on 6248 3587 or visit http:/ http://www.actew.com.au.
The Canberra Times, 24/1/2007, p.13