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Recognition of hard work, achievement and advancement of sustainable water practices is proven to inspire and propel future initiatives. Every year, the Clean Water America Alliance U.S. Water Prize recognizes and honors outstanding achievement in the advancement of sustainable water solutions.
The 2012 U.S. Water Prize winners are Frito-Lay Inc., Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, Philadelphia Water Department, Project WET Foundation, Salmon Falls Watershed Collaborative and the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission.
According to Alliance President Ben Grumbles, “These six water champions are showing America how to innovate, integrate and educate for water sustainability and economic success.” The winners will be honored in a ceremony on April 23, 2012, at the Washington Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Visit www.cwaa.us for more information.