It takes 660 gallons of water to produce one hamburger.
Households directly use the most water indoors in the morning (5am to 11am) because of showering and prepping for the day ahead.
73 percent of the Earth's surface water is locked in ice and snow.
A single margherita pizza requires 333 gallons of water, enough to fill almost ten bathtubs!
Only.007% of all water on earth is accessible for direct human use.
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!
On average, each American directly uses more water outdoors (101 gallons per day) than indoors (69 gallons per day).
One glass of milk has a water footprint of 52 gallons.
30 percent of global freshwater is groundwater.
Irrigation-intensive agricultural diverts 70 percent of the world's available freshwater each year.
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.
One pound of potatoes has a water footprint of 119 gallons.
A piece of A5 paper has a water footprint of 3 gallons, but amounts vary depending on wood.
Nitric oxides are released from farms in large quantities due to manure application and are among the leading causes of acid rain.
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.