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Here’s how you can save water by using these tips

The current combination of extremely high temperatures and no rainfall in many areas has resulted in high water consumption, which places stress on our water system. In a press release, Rand Water’s media relations manager, Justice Mohale, said...

KZN towns left without water for weeks

A water system upgrade for two KwaZulu-Natal towns has turned into a disaster. Many frustrated Himeville residents have been without water since the beginning of October, while Underberg’s taps ran dry for two weeks. Last month, the district...
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Groundwater also needs to be used efficiently

The Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Ms Lindiwe Sisulu has recently made calls to the public to use water cautiously, especially during this difficult time of drought experienced in various parts of the country. The same appeal...

Collective efforts to minimize impact of drought

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) welcomes the collective efforts and interventions by various stakeholders to minimize the impact of the water supply challenges faced by the community of Barberton and surrounding areas as a result of...