By the Numbers

  • In the USA, 757 billion gallons of water have been saved due to WaterSense rated, High Efficiency Toilets (HETs) since 2006
  • $14.2 billion dollars of consumer savings in water and energy bills are due to WaterSense products
  • The average family of four could save at least 16,000 gallons of water a year and more than $100 in water bills by updating to a 1.6 gallon per flush (gpf) model toilet; 1.28 gpf rated toilets would save an additional 650 gallons per year
  • If we did not change from 3.5 gallon toilets in 1992 we would be using 437 billion more gallons of water per year
  • EPA estimates that if every household in the US converted to WaterSense products, our nation could save 3 trillion gallons of water and over $17 billion dollars annually.
  • In 2013, the USA achieved a water savings of over 90,000 gallons per minute with new High Efficiency Toilets