Today’s water crisis is not an issue of scarcity, but of access. More people in the world own cell phones than have access to a toilet. And as cities and slums grow at increasing rates, the situation worsens. Every day, lack of access to clean water and sanitation kills thousands, leaving others with reduced quality of life. [Source: Water.org]
I definitely have water on the brain (I literally used to but that’s another story). Today, good.is posted an infographic on 10 ways to stop wasting water. I usually ooh and ahh over Good’s infographics but this one left me wanting. Wanting more actionable items. So I will take it on myself to get educated and start a list of ways we can conserve water.
Number one: if it’s yellow let it mellow, if it’s brown, flush it down. (OK, this one is probably easier for me as I live alone and don’t mind my own “yellow” mellowing… #TMI)