The 1st

Municipal water filtration works opened in Paisley, Scotland, in 1832

780 million

People in the world who lack access to an improved water source

More than 25%

Bottled water that comes from a municipal water supply in the U.S.

400 billion

Gallons of water used per day in the U.S.

3,000 gallons

Of water leaks annually from a faucet that has one drip per second