New Graywater Standards

The 2010 California Plumbing Code now allows installation of a residential clothes washer graywater system without a permit (provided that no cutting of existing plumbing is needed) as long as a list of requirements are met. For more information, visit the Graywater section of or click here to access the Fact Sheet regarding Graywater Discharge in Santa Barbara County.

Graywater DVD Available

A limited number of Laundry to Landscape graywater DVDs are available while supplies last. DVDs are also available at the Goleta and Santa Barbara Libraries. Call (805) 964-6761 Ext. 643 for more information.