Miami’s new water conservation law, which goes into effect on Tuesday, will force water companies to use more recycled water in their water supplies.
The bill requires all new companies to buy recycled water for use in their buildings and boil or use water for outdoor drinking and cooking, as well as for use at the water treatment plant.
Under the new rules, water will be treated at three times the rate of traditional treatment, including in large urban centers and in some rural areas.
The water will also be treated to kill microbes.
This is a significant improvement over the water use policies of the past, and will hopefully lead to a healthier water supply for residents and businesses.
The new water policy has sparked debate over how much water companies should use to treat their wastewater, but the EPA said it does not have the authority to regulate the use of water.
According to the EPA, there is no legal limit on how much waste water can be treated.
It said it is up to individual companies to decide how much wastewater they want to use.
The EPA’s proposal calls for treating wastewater to kill bacteria, which can then be reused for reuse.
The agency said the rules will cost companies around $3.6 billion in additional water costs.
Miami-Dade County officials and other water advocates have long criticized the amount of wastewater being used by businesses and residential customers.
Miami officials have said the city’s water supply is at risk because it is not being treated.
The county and its contractors are responsible for the city water treatment plants, which process more than 60 percent of the city and have more than 700 employees.
In January, the state Senate passed a bill that would require the state Department of Environmental Protection to oversee water treatment and treatment plant use.
That bill is still under consideration in the House.
In an email to The Associated Press, Miami-dade County Water System spokesman Michael Smith said the agency is working with the EPA on the new rule.
Miami residents will have to comply with the new water use rules if they want their water to be treated, but that doesn’t mean they will be getting a better deal from their water companies, Smith said.
The legislation will also require Miami-based companies to provide information about their water use practices, and it will require them to use 100 percent recycled water.
In addition, the water companies must submit wastewater discharge data to the city for review.
The city says the water company’s water use is up from 20 percent in the past to about 50 percent now.
This new rule is expected to save the city about $3 billion a year by 2020.
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