65 percent of Americans say that there should be more regulation of fracking for natural gas.
25 percent of all freshwater consumed in the US is associated with discarded food -- about as much as the volume of Lake Erie.
On average, one large banana has a water footprint of 42 gallons.
On average, each American directly uses more water outdoors (101 gallons per day) than indoors (69 gallons per day).
A typical chocolate bar has a water footprint of 449 gallons.
The water footprint of a.5 liter soft drink is between 45 to 82 gallons.
Waste generated by animal agriculture in the US has polluted over 35,000 miles of river in 22 states.
30 percent of global freshwater is groundwater.
One ton of carbon dioxide pollution causes around $20 of damage to economies, ecosystems and human health.
Nitric oxides are released from farms in large quantities due to manure application and are among the leading causes of acid rain.
Corn accounts for 8 percent of global water use for crop production.
20 percent of the Earth's surface water is in lakes.
A single margherita pizza requires 333 gallons of water, enough to fill almost ten bathtubs!
One slice of bread has a water footprint of 11 gallons.
More than 1,300 gallons are required to produce a 12oz steak.