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Story 05 May 2017

Are you cleaning your water filter regularly?

Around 38% or 684,000 households across Greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains and the Illawarra use a water filter device of some type. Sydney Water filters all the water before it gets to household taps and we clean our filters every few days. It is far safer to drink water straight from the tap than from a filter using an out-of-date cartridge. Drinking water straight from the tap is also much cheaper than buying a filter.

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Story05 May 2017

Are you cleaning your water filter regularly?

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Story02 Apr 2017

Sydney Water wins three more awards for the ‘keep wipes out of pipes’ education program

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Story20 Jan 2017

Sydney Water, NSW Health and Liverpool Council install permanent drinking unit

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Story20 Jan 2017

Top tips for waterwise apartment living

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Story12 Jan 2017

Illawarra Folk Festival fights against plastic waste

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Story20 Dec 2016

Big Bash success on Sydney Water

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Story14 Dec 2016

ACCC takes court action on 'flushable' wipes

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Story12 Sep 2016

Sydney's beaches providing $2 billion value to our city

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Story04 Aug 2016

Sydney Water set to separate Woolloomooloo combined system

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