You can refill an 8 oz glass of water approximately
15,000 times for the same cost as a six-pack of soda.
An automatic dishwasher uses approximately 9 to 12 gallons of water while hand washing dishes can use up to 20 gallons.
If every household in America had a faucet that dripped once each second, 928 million gallons of water a day would leak away.
A dairy cow must drink four gallons of water to produce one gallon of milk.
One gallon of water weighs approximately 8½ pounds.
One inch of rainfall drops 7,000 gallons, or nearly 30 tons of water, on a 60′ x 180′ piece of land.
300 million gallons of water are needed to produce a single day’s supply of U.S. newsprint.
A person should consume 2½ quarts of water per day (from all sources of water, food, etc.) to maintain health.
65% of the human body is water,
75% of the human brain is water.
75% of a chicken, 80% of a pineapple, and 95% of a tomato is water.
The first water pipes in the U.S. were made of hollowed-out logs.