Bottled water, a global environmental disaster by e2f57F39

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									Bottled water, a global environmental disaster

       • 89 billion plastic water bottles are sold every year in the world.

       • Their production creates 3 million tons of CO2 every year

       • The USA burn 17 millions tons of crude oil every year to produce bottles
       for water.

       • China multiplicated its bottled water consumption by 4 in 4 years

       • 90% of the water bottles end up in garbage (30 million per day). Some of
       them can take up to 1,000 years to biodegrade.

       • Bottles incineration creates chlorine gas and heavy metal ashes.

       • 1 liter of bottled water consumes 162 g of oil and seven liters of water

       • 1 liter of bottled water creates 100g of CO2.

								
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