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EPA and Delta Faucet Teaming Up to Save Water for Fix a Leak Week

Release Date: 03/13/2012
Contact Information: David Sternberg (215) 814-5548 sternberg.david@epa.gov


EPA and Delta Faucet Teaming Up to Save Water for Fix a Leak Week

WHAT: During the 4th annual Fix a Leak Week, March 12-18, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense program is educating Americans about the importance of fixing leaks around the home. EPA and Delta Faucet will discuss and demonstrate at the Ronald McDonald House what ordinary citizens can do to save water in their homes. The Ronald McDonald House is one of several organizations to receive free water efficient fixtures from Delta Faucet.

WHO: Shawn M. Garvin, Regional Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
Carol Captis, Delta Faucet Co.
Arthur Holst, Business and Government Affairs Manager,
Philadelphia Water Department
Jerry Bennett, Executive Director for Community Programs,
Energy Coordinating Agency
Susan Campbell, Executive Director, Ronald McDonald House, Philadelphia
Bill Salas Hispanic Association of Contractors and Enterprises

WHEN: Wednesday, March 14
      10:30 a.m. Tour of Ronald McDonald House
      11:00 a.m. Press Conference
11:35 Demonstration of Installation of WaterSense fixtures (Photo Op)
WHERE: Ronald McDonald House
      3925 Chestnut St.
      Philadelphia, Pa.
      (Enter on Chestnut Street)