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Resource provides information and statistics about wasted water on global basis


January 6, 2022
By Ground Water Canada

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Statistics revealing the environmental damage of water wastage worldwide can be found at this website, serving as an in-depth guide on global water waste. It is yet another useful resource as a groundwater educational tool. The guide covers a number of topics and provides statistical information that individuals and businesses need to consider, including:

• the impact of wastewater on the environment

• global water waste statistics with countries ranked and country-specific case studies

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• the most common water-wasting habits in the U.K.

• the entire water process, including production, collection, treatment and reuse

• how individuals and families can reduce waste water

Among the insights that research has found:

• A single member of a U.K. household could use up to 149 litres of water every day

• Individuals in the U.S. use the most water at 373 litres, while people in Mexico use just 5.4 litres per person per day

• 29 per cent of Brits don’t reuse water when cooking or preparing food

To read more about this resource, click here.