Although our earth is made of 20% land and 80% water, 97% of the water is salt water and only 3% of the water is fresh water. However, 3% of water contains 2% frozen water, which means there is only 1% of the water we can use.
Mortality rates remain high without fresh, potable drinking water.
Each year 3.6 million people die from water related disease. It’s time to save water now.
“UNESCO has predicted that by 2020 water shortage will be a serious worldwide problem.”
Let us take the global picture into account. As per a recent study, by the year 2020 water shortage will be a serious worldwide problem. Our water resources will not be sufficient anymore.
So an environmental approach is not only a good thing, it is necessary if we want our children to have water when they grow up.
What can we do? In fact, we can do more things to protect our planet.
Now here’s a topic that should be generating great interest around the globe – something not just to think about, but rather put into action. In Spain they are definitely working in the right direction – stop the devastating loss of water. As an example, the image below shows the water loss in the Aral Sea over only a 50 year time frame. This is alarming!
Utilizing a greywater system – eco friendly water conservation and solutions. Greywater systems can help you save 35% to 40% on your annual water bill, and while saving money, you will also help save the environment and provide a better future for our children and their children to come. With this amount of savings, your Greywater Recycling System pays for itself.
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