Did You Know?....
72% of the earth is covered in water
- only 3.5% of this is fresh water
- and 1.7% of that is ice
Water is the most important resource in the world ( and soon will be the most expansive one )
- to create a pint of beer it takes 1.720 gallons of water
- 780 million people lack access to an improoved water source
- a jellyfish and a cucumber are each 95% water
Water is the most common substance found on earth
- up to 50% of water is lost through leakes in cities in the developing world
- 85% of the world population lives in the driest half of the planet
- water regulates the earth temperature
- 10% of homes have leakes that waste 90 gallons or more per day
- it takes 7 years for the averagee American residence to use the same amount of water that flowes over the Niagara Falls in one second ( 750.000 gallons )
Water is what we all need to survive think twice....