Celebrate National Drinking Water Week!

Published On May 6, 2011 | By Jo Hensen | Government, Healthy, News, Take Action

May 1- 7 is National Drinking Water Week

Did you know?

– In the United States, water utilities treat nearly 34 billion gallons of water      every day

–  In the United States and Canada, the total miles of water pipeline and aqueducts equal approximately one million miles; enough to circle the globe 40 times

– Americans drink more than one billion glasses of tap water per day

– Children in the first six months of life consume seven times as much water per pound as the average American adult

Drink Tap!

 

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