five-minute shower requires 25-50 gallons of
It takes 2 gallons
of water to brush your teeth.
Each individual uses
about 123 gallons of water daily.
A person can live
more than a month without food, but can only
last about one week without water, depending
on the conditions.
The first water
pipes in the United States were made from
charred bored logs.
dishwasher uses 9 -12 gallons of water to
wash dishes compared to 20 gallons if you
hand wash them.
When it rains one
inch, you get 27,000 gallons of water per
It takes 1,500
gallons of water to process one barrel of