A shower leaking just 10 drips per minute wastes 500 gallons of water per year. That's enough water to run your dishwasher every day for two months!
Radioactive Bluefin Tuna, caught off California's coast had cesium-134 and cesium-137 in their systems.
73 percent of the Earth's surface water is locked in ice and snow.
A frack job used 4.5 million gallons, of which a amount approximately 10 to 40 percent flows back to the surface as toxic water.
A piece of A5 paper has a water footprint of 3 gallons, but amounts vary depending on wood.
About 29% of the total water footprint of the agricultural sector in the world is related to the production of animal products.
A single margherita pizza requires 333 gallons of water, enough to fill almost ten bathtubs!
One glass of milk has a water footprint of 52 gallons.
69 percent of global freshwater is stored in glaciers and ice caps.
The water footprint of a.5 liter soft drink is between 45 to 82 gallons.
On average, each American flushes 18.5 gal. of water down the toilet every day. More than any other uses like taking showers or washing dishes.
Irrigation-intensive agricultural diverts 70 percent of the world's available freshwater each year.
One cup of coffee has a water footprint of 37 gallons.
On average, each American directly uses more water outdoors (101 gallons per day) than indoors (69 gallons per day).
A typical chocolate bar has a water footprint of 449 gallons.