Environment Facts

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The drainage canals in the Japanese city of Shimabara are so clean that hundreds of koi fish are found in them.

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Instead, over 80 percent of products buried in landfills could be recycled.

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Globally, 15 million children under the age of five die per year from drinking water-related diseases.

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Much of the oxygen in the planet does not come from trees, but from the ocean's aquatic plants.

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By 2025 a large portion of the world's kin will live in nations with high water pressure.

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The normal pool takes 22,000 gallons of water to fill.

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Just 0.007 percent of the planet's water is accessible to fuel and feed its 6.8 billion individuals.

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A pool normally loses around 1,000 gallons (3,785 liters) a month to dissipation.

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40% of freshwater withdrawals in America are used for agriculture.

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65% of freshwater withdrawals in China are utilized for agribusiness.

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