One pound of cheese has a water footprint of 600 gallons.
Waste generated by animal agriculture in the US has polluted over 35,000 miles of river in 22 states.
One ton of carbon dioxide pollution causes around $20 of damage to economies, ecosystems and human health.
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.
30 percent of global freshwater is groundwater.
73 percent of the Earth's surface water is locked in ice and snow.
Corn accounts for 8 percent of global water use for crop production.
Together, China and India have 37 percent of the world's population, but are home to just 10.8 percent of the world's water.
A typical chocolate bar has a water footprint of 449 gallons.
One cotton t-shirt has a water footprint of 659 gallons.
20 percent of the Earth's surface water is in lakes.
More than 1,300 gallons are required to produce a 12oz steak.
One glass of milk has a water footprint of 52 gallons.
A single margherita pizza requires 333 gallons of water, enough to fill almost ten bathtubs!
Only 1.3 percent of freshwater is surface waters like lakes and rivers.