Did you know? It takes an estimated 1,850 gallons of water to produce a pound of beef. That’s a lot of liquid—especially considering the equivalent weight in vegetables requires just 39 gallons of water!
I use cloth and other reusable bags when I shop. Plastic bags are useful for garbage and other storage needs, however. Still, I think about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch whenever I take one from a store. So, guilt keeps me Earth friendly.
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