Less than 3% of water on the planet is fresh water. Only 0.0007% is available for consumption.
More than 1 billion people do not have access to clean water. Rising scarcity of freshwater continues to push sectors to treat wastewater for reuse.
The International Food Policy Research Institute estimates there will be more than a 40% gap between water demand and supply over the next 15 years.
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