FIND YOUR WATER FOOTPRINT
AND LEARN HOW TO SAVE WATER

Your water footprint includes the water you use from a tap plus the “virtual water” used to produce the food you eat, the products you buy and the energy you use. This virtual water makes up most of your water footprint.

With increasing strain on water resources, it’s important to learn how you use water in different parts of your life. You can also find the best tips to show you how to save water. And check out our Water Footprint Calculator to find out your personal water footprint.

FIND YOUR WATER FOOTPRINT
AND LEARN HOW TO SAVE WATER

Your water footprint includes water you use from a tap plus the “virtual water” used to produce the food you eat, the products you buy and energy you use. This virtual water makes up most of your water footprint.

With increasing strain on water resources, it’s important to learn how you use water in different parts of your life. You can also find the best tips to show you how to save water. And check out our Water Footprint Calculator to find out your personal water footprint.

 

water in food

Your diet makes up at least two-thirds of your total water footprint due to the large volume of “virtual water” needed to produce food. Discover why it takes so much water to grow fruits and vegetable and raise livestock, and how you can reduce your diet’s water footprint.


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Your diet makes up at least two-thirds of your total water footprint due to the large volume of “virtual water” needed to produce food. Discover why it takes so much water to grow fruits and vegetable and raise livestock, and how you can reduce your diet’s water footprint.

indoor water

Your indoor direct water use adds up to about 60 gallons per day, on average. Find out why and learn some simple steps that will help you save gallons − and dollars.


 

indoor water

bathroom

Your indoor direct water use adds up to about 60 gallons per day, on average. Find out why and learn some simple steps that will help you save gallons − and dollars.

 

outdoor water

It takes a lot of water to keep your lawns emerald green, pools full and cars shiny and clean. Outdoor water use can be up 25 to 75 percent of residential water use. Luckily, there are lots of ways to use water efficiently outdoors.


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It takes a lot of water to keep your lawns emerald green, pools full and cars shiny and clean. Outdoor water use can make up 25 to 75 percent of residential water use. Luckily, there are lots of ways to use water efficiently outdoors.

water in energy

You may not realize it, but when you use energy – to power your home or your vehicle – you’re also using water indirectly – lots of it! It takes energy to move, heat and treat water. Likewise, it takes water to make energy. When you save energy, you also save water.


 

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You may not realize it, but when you use energy – to power your home or your vehicle – you’re also using water indirectly – lots of it! It takes energy to move, heat and treat water. Likewise, it takes water to make energy. When you save energy, you also save water.

 

water and shopping

Although unseen, millions of gallons of water go into the products you buy, use and throw away. Learn why there’s so much water that goes into your clothes, electronics, gadgets and countless other products you depend on every day.


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Although unseen, millions of gallons of water go into the products you buy, use and throw away. Learn why there’s so much water that goes into your clothes, electronics, gadgets and countless other products you depend on every day.

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