Please note: due to the COVID-19 pandemic all school visits and tours of Commission facilities have been suspended until further notice.
\r\n\r\nThis video was created by the Commission as part of an Earth Day 2020 Celebration.\r\n\r\n“,
“accordion_5_title”: “Water Treatment”,
\r\n\r\nEver wonder how they make those plastic bottles? Explore the impacts of bottled water on the environment and how those impacts compare to the environmental footprint of a public drinking water system, like the Commission’s.\r\n\r\n
\r\n\r\nFrom droplet to drain the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission plays a critical role in daily life in the Lower Pioneer Valley, serving approximately 250,000 residents in the region. In this PowerPoint learn more about the source of Springfield’s water, Cobble Mountain Reservoir, the history of the water system – dating back to the 1800s, and the treatment and distribution process which provides clean, safe drinking water to homes and businesses in Springfield and surrounding communities.\r\n\r\n“,
“accordion_4_title”: “Bottled vs. Tap Water”,