Plants, animals and people need water to live
Human beings need about 2 quarts a day to digest food, transport
wastes, keep cells alive, make blood and control body temperature.
We get some of this water by drinking. Some comes from food
-- an apple, for example, is about 3/4 water, and a ripe tomato
is mostly water.
Nearly 2/3 of your body
People also use water for:
making paper, steel and other products
In too many cases, precious water is wasted in the
We're using water faster than we can recycle it!
Did you know that some parts of the country are actually running
out of clean, drinkable water?
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