How Many Gallons?

  • How many gallons of water does it take to produce each of the items below?

  • Consider everything that went into getting that item into your hands like growing, manufacturing, transporting, etc.

  • Hover over the image for a description.

  • Click the info button for a hint.

  • You’ll get the correct answers after you drag each item into a box with the number of gallons.

  • What are some ways you can reduce water consumption at home?

Sources:

https://water.usgs.gov/edu/activity-watercontent.php

https://www.treehugger.com/clean-technology/how-many-gallons-of-water-does-it-take-to-make.html

https://www.wesa.fm/post/how-steel-industry-uses-billions-gallons-pennsylvania-water#stream/0

https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/2015/02/12/love-water-for-chocolate/

https://blogs.sierraclub.org/greenlife/2012/03/h2-whoa-how-much-water-goes-into-a-slice-of-bread.html

https://999ktdy.com/how-many-gallons-of-water-does-it-take-to-make-a-latte-you-wont-believe-it/

/www.watercalculator.org/footprint/water-footprint-beef-industrial-pasture/

catholicendtimetruths.com/how-much-water-does-it-take-to-make-1-gallon-of-gasoline/20/04/2015

www.the71percent.org/industrial-water-usage/