27 May 2008

What's Your Water Footprint?

• The production of 1 kilogram of beef requires 16,000 liters of water.

• To produce 1 cup of coffee we need 140 liters of water.

• The water footprint of China is about 700 cubic meter per year per capita. Only 7% of the Chinese water footprint falls outside China.

• The USA water footprint is 2500 cubic meter per year per capita.

What’s Your Water Footprint?

Find out using a calculator provided by WaterFootpring.org

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