Water Saving Tips: Energy Use

You know you can save water by turning off the tap while you brush your teeth, “letting it mellow” and taking care not to waste it while cooking and cleaning. But did you know this direct water use only makes up a small portion of all the water you use? There is way more water – also known as virtual water – in the food, goods and services you consume.  

Read on to learn how to save water by changing how you use energy (be sure to check out our tips specifically for the laundry, bathroom and kitchen), and take our Water Footprint Calculator to find out how much water you use directly and indirectly each day. 

Saving Electricity

Saving Gasoline