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Car Washing

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  1. Use a hose nozzle with trigger to control the amount of water that you use.
  2. Wash on grass or gravel, not a paved surface.
  3. Reduce the amount of soap that you use.
  4. Use a biodegradable or phosphate free soap
  5. Do not rinse sponges and wash rags onto the ground but into buckets, then pour the buckets of soapy water down the sink when done.

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This page last updated on 6/22/2007.
Southwest Michigan Planning Commission  
376 West Main Street  Suite 130  Benton Harbor, MI 49022-3651
Phone: 269.925.1137  Fax: 269.925.0288  

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