Producing recycled paper requires about 60 percent of the energy used to make paper from virgin wood pulp.
Manufacturing one ton of office and computer paper with recycled paper stock can save between 3,000 and 4,000 kilowatt hours over the same ton of paper made with virgin wood products.

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Watering Restrictions


Allowed watering times:
12:00 midnight to 10:00 am, or 4:00 pm to 12:00 midnight.

Allowed watering days:
Thursday & Sundays = Even numbered and no numbered addresses.
Wednesday & Saturday = Odd numbered addresses.

For more details on watering restrictions in your area, please check with your city management.


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Judith Benson, Group 5 Print

Telephone: 407-760-7817

Information: Judith Benson began her career in the fluid handling industry in 1981. Her positions with corporations such as Pumps, Parts & Services and Hughes Supply included technical sales of industrial, municipal and residential water systems.

Judith founded Clear Water Products & Services Inc. in 1997, a contracting and consulting firm providing irrigation, water well and water treatment systems. Clients span from residential and commercial services to water purveyors and regulators. For their efforts, Judith, her company and several of their clients have received local, state and national recognition for their efforts including EPA's 2010 WaterSense Partner of the Year and St. Johns River Water Management District's 2010 Bob Owens award.

In 2011, Judith founded FL-Wet Inc., a non-profit created to expand the focus on water use efficiency in Florida. In the forefront - landscape irrigation - estimated to be installed on 70% of Florida's urban residential and commercial properties.

Mrs. Benson has been an active member of Seminole Soil & Water Conservation District since 2009, appointed as Supervisor Group 5 during 2010, an unopposed candidate in the 2012 election and elected by SSWCD Supervisors as Chairman in January 2013.

Irrigation Specialist
Water Treatment Contractor

Educational Provider:
State of Florida CILB Instructor
SJRWMD Florida Water Star Accredited Professional Instructor
Forester University Faculty Member
Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL) Instructor

Irrigation Contractor
Irrigation Designer
Irrigation & Landscape Auditor
Irrigation Site Manager
Master Gardener
SJRWMD Florida Water Star Accredited Professional
EPA WaterSense New Homes
Rainwater Harvesting Designer


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