Green Water provides a fit for purpose source of water for household appliances where drinking water quality is not necessary.
Typically, drinking water is supplied to all appliances, however green water can be used for flushing toilets, watering gardens and in some cases for use in washing machines. Green water sources should not be used for drinking, bathing, dish washing or anything that needs safe and wholesome water quality.
There are several different sources of green water: rainwater, stormwater, groundwater and recycled water.
Anglian Water is currently focusing on the following three: