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What You Should Know about Clean Water 

HouseholdWaste1Whether it’s keeping fats, oils, and grease out of drains, supporting upgrades to local wastewater facilities, putting trash in the trash can instead of the toilet, or even picking up after your pet, everyone can play an important part in protecting the world’s water resources. To help you learn more, resources here include a series of fact sheets on common water quality topics, and a glossary of water terms. You can also visit the Water Heroes page to meet real-life professionals who work very hard to keep our water resources clean and safe. It’s up to everyone to help preserve and protect the world’s limited water supply, and your participation is important!  

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