PBMP Reports (Potential Best Management Practice Reports)

Within the Memorandum of Understanding, the Council lists certain practices, measures, equipment, and fixtures as representing the potential to become full Best Management Practices (BMPs). The Council conducts ongoing research into these "PBMPs". Table 1 below lists and links to all past PBMP reports, as well as linking to the new Toolbox living document article on the PBMP document. PBMP topics are selected and peer-reviewed by the Council's Research and Evaluation Committee.
PBMP Reports
Original Publication Year Current Articles
Residential and small commercial weather-based irrigation controllers 2004 Weather Based Irrigation Controllers
Pre-rinse spray valves for the food service industry 2004 Pre-Rinse Spray Valves
Steam sterilizer retrofits 2004 Steam Sterilizer Retrofits
X-ray film processor recycling units 2004 Film processing (X-ray)
On-Premise Laundries 2006 On-Premise Laundries
High-Efficiency Plumbing Fixtures - Toilets and Urinals 2006 High Efficiency Toilets and Urinals
Submetering of Multi-Family Residential Properties 2006
Commercial-Industrial Cooling Water Efficiency 2006 CII surveys: Cooling and Industrial Processes
Residential Dishwashers 2007 Dishwashers (Residential)
Vehicle Wash Systems 2007 Vehicle Wash Systems
Synthetic Turf 2007 Synthetic Turf
Residential Hot Water Distribution 2007 Hot Water Distribution (Residential)
Commercial Ice-Makers 2008 Ice Makers (Commercial)
PBMP Report - Commercial Dishwashers 2010 Dishwashers (Commercial)
PBMP Report - Pools, Spas, and Fountains 2010 Pools, Spas, Fountains
PBMP Report - Distribution System Pressure Management 2010 Distribution System Pressure Management
PBMP Report - Tankless Water Heaters 2010 Tank-less Water Heaters
Coin-Operated Clothes Washers 2012 Clothes Washers - Coin-Operated
Dry Vacuum Systems 2012 Dry Vacuum Systems
Graywater 2012 Graywater
Plan Review 2013 Plan Review
Drip and Micro Irrigation 2014 Drip and Micro Irrigation Systems
Rotating Nozzles 2014 Rotary spray nozzles
Soil Moisture Sensors 2014 Moisture Sensors
Turf Removal 2013 Turf Removal
Water Use Messaging 2015 Customer Water Use Messaging

DISCLAIMER

These reports are based on readily available information and cursory analysis of potential water savings within the State of California that might result from a specific action. They do NOT constitute acceptance nor endorsement of a product, program, or other action by a water utility, municipality, or the California Urban Water Conservation Council (CUWCC). They do NOT create nor endorse a specific Best Management Practice and should not be construed as such. The name or logo of the CUWCC shall not be used by anyone in making any product claims or representing any findings within these reports without the written authorization of the CUWCC. Please contact the CUWCC if you have any questions regarding this report or any of the CUWCC’s Potential Best Management Practice reports.

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