Find out how water footprints are calculated, how we created our Water Footprint Calculator, the difference between direct and virtual water use and how different countries use water.
August 8, 2017
Many of us have no idea what our daily water usage is, but we know that current and future water crises mean we need to use water as productively as possible. Understanding Daily Water Usage Helps Communities Become More Resilient to Crises We built the Water Footprint Calculator to help people figure out their daily water usage […]
February 1, 2019
The world’s watersheds are made up of rivers of all sizes, from small intermittent springs to major rivers like the Mighty Mississippi. When seen together they look like a circulatory system, and indeed they do bring life to our world. UK geographer Szűcs Róbert created a series of maps that divide the planet’s watersheds into colorful catchment […]
February 19, 2020
If you travel a lot, you know it can take a toll on the health of the planet. The World Economic Forum put together a list of methods you can use to reduce your impact on water and carbon emissions when you travel. The list includes everything from traveling light to avoiding air travel to […]