Here in North America, water crisis goes by another name: Wastefulness.
A toilet uses 2-3 gallons of water every time it's flushed. Most people here flush even when they urinate.
Showers use 3.5 gallons of water per minute. Most people shower every day.
A front-load washing machine uses about 15 gallons of water per load. A top-load machine uses 40.
You add in the water people use to wash their cars, water their lawns, clean their dishes, etc; and things… Continue
Posted on April 20, 2010 at 9:30pm — 1 Comment