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  • Product Review: Solar Water Heaters

    As interest in solar hot water climbs, understanding the systems is the first step to maximizing ROI.

  • EPA Finalizes WaterSense for Showers

    Buyers could see certified products as early as mid-April.

  • Hansgrohe PuraVida

    Hansgrohe's PuraVida collection of faucets was designed by Phoenix Design.

  • WaterSense-Certified Toilet from Gerber

    Gerber. The WaterSense-labeled Avalanche 1.28-gpf toilet features the XP3 flushing system, which the firm says clears the bowl quickly and efficiently. The unit includes a 3-inch flush valve; a large water surface; a slim-line tank; and a color-matched, side-mounted lever. It comes in white or...

  • WaterSense-Certified Faucet from Sustainable Solutions International

    Sustainable Solutions International. WaterSense-certified Fluid bathroom fixtures operate at 1.5 gpm. The seven-line collection includes Swing, which boasts an undulating form; Fan, Asian-inspired units with a fan-shaped waterfall-like spout; bird-like Toucan; and Sublime (shown), which is...

  • EPA Finalizes WaterSense for Showers

    Qualifying showers must meet requirements for flow rates as well as performance.

  • Case Study: Net-Zero Home in Lewisville, Texas, Sets High-Performance Standard

    GreenCraft Builders' latest Texas project blends well with its 60s-era neighborhood, while its high-performance features push the boundaries of modern sustainability.

  • Sydney Smart Toilet From Caroma

    The company now offers its Sydney Smart high-efficiency toilet with a back outlet. The WaterSense-labeled dual-flush unit offers 1.28 gpf and 0.8 gpf. A large trapway eliminates blockages, says the maker, and washdown technology pushes waste from the bowl. It is Maximum Performance tested at 900...

  • Old World Vanity From Native Trails

    The Old World vanity is made from wood reclaimed locally by the manufacturer and finished with paint reclaimed from landfills or excess paint from paint stores. The units feature a deep wood-grain texture and hand-forged iron handles and hinges. They come in 24-, 30-, and 36-inch sizes...

  • Answering Nature’s Call

    The New York-based Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo saw the potential in ordinary, everyday facilities when it developed its eco-friendly restroom.