2024 Industrial Conference


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November 19-21, 2024
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells, CA

2024 CA Conference


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September 15-17, 2024
Hyatt Regency Orange County

Enviro Restoration


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Learn how water reuse projects can restore habitats, employ natural wetland treatment, prevent subsidence and saltwater intrusion, and more!

2024 Industrial Award


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Nominate a company for global best-in-class water reuse programs.

Advocacy in Action

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Learn more and get involved with advancing water reuse policy and funding!

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Transforming Water, Sustaining Our Future

The WateReuse Association is the nation’s only trade association solely dedicated to advancing laws, policy, funding, and public acceptance of recycled water. Established in California in 1990, WateReuse now has members in 38 states, the District of Columbia, and 11 countries. Become a member!

Education and Outreach

WateReuse develops tools and resources to help our members educate the public on the value of recycled water.

Profiles in Reuse: Potable Reuse

This flyer informs ratepayers, elected officials, and other stakeholders about the safety and reliability of using purified water as part of the drinking water supply.

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Profiles in Reuse: Stormwater Reuse

Stormwater and rainwater can be captured and reused to benefit communities and businesses. Learn more and explore success stories with this educational flyer.

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Recycled Water Coast to Coast

This flyer and infographic highlights examples of how investment in water reuse is building modern, sustainable, and stable communities around the nation.

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Latest News

Water Week 2024 to Focus on Critical Legislative, Regulatory Challenges Facing the Water Sector

Issues Including PFAS, Federal Water Infrastructure Funding, Resiliency, and Cybersecurity to Take Center Stage During Water Sector Fly-In April 8, 2024 – Over 350 water sector professionals and policy experts, representing associations and public water sector utilities from across the country, will take part in...

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Senate Committee Holds Hearing on PFAS Hazardous Designation; WateReuse Urges Liability Shield for Utilities

Last week, the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) held a hearing to examine the implications of designating certain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) as hazardous substances under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA). The Committee heard from witnesses representing...

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Call Your Senators: PFAS Hearing This Week

This week, the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) will hold a hearing on the control and remediation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). As part of the hearing, the Committee will be discussing who should be responsible for covering the costs of remediating PFAS...

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Health Professionals

Water is essential for healthy living. WateReuse Association has compiled resources for medical and public health professionals seeking information on the safety, quality, and benefits of advanced purification and recycled water.

Webcast Library

WateReuse members have access to hundreds of recorded webcasts, exploring all aspects of water reuse: cutting-edge technologies, legislation and funding, public education, and much more.

Advocacy in Action

Witness Advocacy in Action: Get the latest updates on WateReuse Association’s advocacy achievements, take part in timely action alerts, and more.

Upcoming Events

Featured Event

WateReuse Florida 2024 Reuse Summit


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Featured Event

WateReuse Pacific Northwest: Summer Summit & Social

The Oregon Garden in Silverton, Oregon

The WateReuse Association Pacific Northwest (PNW) section, in partnership with the City of Silverton, is hosting its third annual Summer...

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Water Reuse 101

Under pressure from such factors as population growth, climate change, depletion of groundwater resources, and impacts from salt, many communities are struggling to find enough water to meet their needs.

 Why do we need new sources of water?

Experts explain why we cannot afford to use water just one time and discharge it back into the environment.

Global Connections Map

This global connections map spotlights some of the ways in which water is used and reused across the globe for drinking.

Join WateReuse


The WateReuse Association is the only national trade association dedicated solely to advancing laws, regulations, funding and public acceptance for water recycling. Our membership represents more than 200 communities and more than 60 million people – one-sixth of the nation’s population – who are developing safe, reliable, locally-controlled water supplies.

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Meeting the Demand for Water in the 21st Century

Water is the lifeblood of healthy communities and robust economies. Livability and economic security depend on a safe, reliable supply of water. Meeting the demand for water in the 21st century requires a different way of thinking about water.

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