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.
Waste generated by animal agriculture in the US has polluted over 35,000 miles of river in 22 states.
On average, one apple has a water footprint of 33 gallons.
One pound of cheese has a water footprint of 600 gallons.
One glass of milk has a water footprint of 52 gallons.
The average American throws away 20 pounds of food each month or about two-thirds of a pound per person per day.
A typical chocolate bar has a water footprint of 449 gallons.
One cotton t-shirt has a water footprint of 659 gallons.
It takes 3 liters of water to produce 1 liter of bottled water.
Nitric oxides are released from farms in large quantities due to manure application and are among the leading causes of acid rain.
73 percent of the Earth's surface water is locked in ice and snow.
65 percent of Americans say that there should be more regulation of fracking for natural gas.
People who water their lawn with an automatic timer use 47 percent more water than those who just use a hose.
One pound of potatoes has a water footprint of 119 gallons.
69 percent of global freshwater is stored in glaciers and ice caps.