Developing the Circular Water Economy: Reduce

  • Robert C. Brears
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Climate Resilient Societies book series (PSCRS)


In the circular water economy, the concept of reduce is achieved through water conservation and water efficiency measures, in particular using less water and, where we do need to use water, making sure water is used efficiently. At the same time, reducing water usage can restore the natural environment.


Water conservation Water efficiency Demand management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert C. Brears
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  1. 1.Our Future WaterChristchurchNew Zealand

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