HRSD is making waves in the water industry through innovation and research to ensure future generations will inherit clean waterways and be able to keep them clean. Our blog is written by HRSD employees to provide suggestions, information and inspiration about all things environmental! From sustainable living guides to water saving tips, we’ve got you covered. Welcome to Making Waves!


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HRSD continues outreach and education through virtual experiences
Virtual Student Learning

The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused dramatic changes for everyone in the last year.

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What is like to be a P3 Technician at HRSD? Interviews with employees from our Water Quality Department!
Water Sample

Water is life. We need clean water for everything we do in our daily lives. Experts say humans could not live more than four days without water! In addition, access to clean water and sanitation is essential to our public health, especially during our current COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Why use cloth diapers?
Babies in cloth diapers

Why Cloth Diapers? 

When you think of cloth diapers, what comes to mind? Old sheets, clothes pins, poop explosions? These are all valid associations with cloth diapers, only they’re not exactly relevant anymore. 

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The Best Ways to Keep Your Garbage Disposal Clean
Food In Sink

I recently watched a YouTube video where the homeowner placed her leftover food down the garbage disposal before proceeding to clean the rest of her kitchen. I cringed as I scrolled down to the comments section as eager viewers responded with words of affirmation like “I do this too!” 

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Which is better for the environment? A real Christmas tree or an artificial Christmas tree?
Christmas Tree Down

Which is better…real or artificial?

Let’s talk about the pros and cons of Christmas trees!

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