Of course we all know that a shower uses much less water than a bath – or does it? A bath holds about 80-100 litres of water. But a modern power shower can easily use 20 litres of water a minute, meaning more than five minutes in the shower could use more than 100 litres.
The Eco Showerdrop is from the same people who gave us the award-winning Eco Kettle and is the world’s first low-cost, universal shower meter. A simple digital display lets you know exactly how much water your shower dispenses through user-friendly graphics. A simple alert tells you when the recommended amount of water has been dispensed (35 litres as recommended by Waterwise and leading water companies).
The savings can be substantial in both water and energy. According to a Waterwise survey, verified by the Energy Saving Trust, for a family of four that could be over