Every drop counts! September 23, 2011 11:07 AMSubscribe
National Geographic's Water Footprint Calculator The average American lifestyle is fueled by nearly 2,000 gallons of H2O a day. What may come as a surprise is that very little of that — only five percent — runs through toilets, taps, and garden hoses at home. Nearly 95 percent of your water footprint is hidden in the food you eat, energy you use, products you buy, and services you rely on.