Down the Drain: Conserving Water

Down the Drain: Conserving Water
Published:
May 11th 2005 by Heinemann Educational Books
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ISBN10:
1403468516
ISBN13:
9781403468512

The many ways in which we use water - for drinking, washing in, cooking etc; vast amounts of water are also used in farming (it takes about 500 liters of water to produce one orange), industry, leisure and so on; Taking Action: keep a water diary to see how much water you use in 24 hours and what you use it for; why wasting water is a problem for the environment (danger of drought, water shortages); Science Behind It: why your body needs water to function