water facts illustrations for At The Waterline
“At the Waterline is a blog about issues related to water: news and commentary that describe and expound upon its scarcity, its conservation and related technologies, its role in burgeoning conflicts around the world, and its place among human rights. “
713 gallons of water go into the production of one cotton t-shirt
Information from the Water Footprint Network
85% of the world’s population lives on the driest half of earth.
information from UN water
Daily average per capita water use in the USA(100 gallons) and sub-saharan Africa (2-5 gallons)
Information from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the World Water Council