For World Water Day GE’s water business releases infographic highlighting water facts

TREVOSE, Pa. — The picture highlights facts such as how many gallons of water are used to process common household products and much more.

GE infographic World Water Day
GE infographic World Water Day

TREVOSE, Pa. — World Water Day is March 22, 2013 and this infographic from GE’s water business illustrates a day in the life of a water droplet.

The picture highlights facts such as how many gallons of water are used to process common household products; how many gallons of water it takes to produce enough food for one person in a single day worldwide; the top five nations in terms of water usage; and the average world water footprint per person per year.

The poster states that one toilet flush uses 1.6 gallons of water and that it takes 85-135 gallons of water to produce a two-liter bottle of soda.

Check out the inforgraphic here.

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