Since 2006, Toro and more than 1,900 other WaterSense partners have helped consumers save more than 2.7 trillion gallons of water, or more than the amount used by all U.S. households for nearly 100 days. In addition to water savings, WaterSense-labeled products and homes have helped reduce the amount of energy needed to heat, pump and treat water by 367 billion kilowatt-hours, which is enough to power more than 34.1 million homes for a year and save $63.8 billion on water and energy bills.
“Through innovation and commitment, our partners are helping to transform the marketplace for water-efficient, high-performing products
Toro was honored for the third consecutive year as a WaterSense Excellence Award winner for education and outreach efforts ranging from scholarships for students to attend the Irrigation Association Show, to
“The responsible use of water is an important focus of our business. Communicating with and helping to educate those we do business with, as well as the public, is key to creating and sustaining our green spaces,” says John McPhee, general manager, Toro Irrigation and Lighting Businesses. “We appreciate that the EPA continues to recognize our efforts and look forward to continuing to work together on this very important endeavor.”
For more information about WaterSense, visit Epa.gov/watersense.