Maryland Water Reuse by Use Category
Beneficial Progress Indicators
(millions of gallons per day)
In addition to direct measures of reuse, the benefits of reuse can be evaluated. Some of these benefits are estimated below as of 2017.
* This is a tiny amount compared to the statewide freshwater withdrawal of about 1.5 billion gallons/day; however, it can have significant benefits in water scarce locales, particularly in times of drought.
The next section highlights several water reuse achievements in Maryland. The experiences gained help smooth the path forward for others interested in water reuse.
See Maryland's Maryland water reuse success stories webpage. (Next Page)
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