Water - Human Activity and Consumption
The values bellow can be used as an indication of activities and their connected water consumption:
|Brushing teeth, tap running||2 - 3||7.5 - 11.5|
|Bath||30 - 40||115 - 150|
|Dish-washing by hand, tap running||10 - 20||38 - 75|
|Dishwasher||7 - 10||26 - 38|
|Food preparation||11 - 19|
|Hands washing, tap running||1 - 2||3.5 - 7.5|
|Shaving, tap running||2 - 5||7.5 - 19|
|Shower (per minute)||2 - 4||7.5 - 15|
|Toilet (per flush)||1.5 - 4||5.5 - 15|
• Water Systems
Hot and cold water service systems - design properties, capacities, sizing and more.
Domestic Hot Water Service Systems - Design Procedures
Design procedures for domestic hot water service systems.
Hot Water Consumption per Occupant
Consumption of hot water per person or occupant.