One slice of bread has a water footprint of 11 gallons.
Power plants in the US withdraw 143 billion gallons of fresh water every day; more than irrigation and 3 times that's used for public water supplies.
A typical chocolate bar has a water footprint of 449 gallons.
One cotton t-shirt has a water footprint of 659 gallons.
One cup of coffee has a water footprint of 37 gallons.
The average cheese pizza has a water footprint of 333 gallons.
Irrigation-intensive agricultural diverts 70 percent of the world's available freshwater each year.
The average American throws away 20 pounds of food each month or about two-thirds of a pound per person per day.
Radioactive Bluefin Tuna, caught off California's coast had cesium-134 and cesium-137 in their systems.
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.
It takes 520 million MWh of electricity per year to move, treat and heat water in the U.S. this is 13% of the total U.S. electrical consumption.
Creating a gallon of ethanol consumes about 100 gallons of freshwater. In some regions, ethanol production can take three or more times that amount.
73 percent of the Earth's surface water is locked in ice and snow.
On average, one large banana has a water footprint of 42 gallons.
A single margherita pizza requires 333 gallons of water, enough to fill almost ten bathtubs!