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6 Reasons to Think About Clean Water On Earth Day

By George McGraw


Today the United States celebrates Earth Day to support environmental protection and to praise recent efforts made for environmental preservation.

Water and environmental sustainability go hand-in-hand, so I thought I’d use today to (a) celebrate some of the amazing progress we’ve made in providing clean water to Earthlings and (b) to highlight some of the most pressing work left to do!

First, the good news:

1. Over the past 30 years, the amount of water Americans use at home has remained constant, despite a steady population increase. Even with increased demand for food (agriculture, livestock, irrigation, etc.) Americans have been able to …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green