Every time you turn on the tap you are using water that had to be treated to make it safe to drink.
Once you have used this water it will have to be treated to make it safe to return to the environment.
This water treatment uses resources and costs money.
You can all help reduce your impact on the environment and your household budget, by reducing the amount of water you use.
You can buy water-saving appliances or install low-flow fittings, but the easiest way to save water is to think about how you use it.
This calculator helps you estimate your total water use. You know water comes from the tap, but do you know how much water goes into your sandwich? Your gadgets? The electricity that powers them? Soon you will!