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Author Hoekstra, Arjen Y., 1967-
Title The water footprint of modern consumer society [electronic resource] / Arjen Y. Hoekstra.
Published London ; New York : Earthscan, from Routledge, 2013.
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 Electronic Book  TD345 .H557 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 204 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [184]-196) and index.
Contents Drinking ten bathtubs of water a day -- Water for bread and pasta -- The meat eater, a big water user -- How our cotton clothes link to a disappearing sea -- Burning water: the water footprint of biofuels -- The overseas water footprint of cut flowers -- The supply-chain water footprint of paper -- Maximum sustainable water footprint per river basin -- Water-use efficiency -- Allocating the world's limited freshwater resources -- Getting trade right -- Product transparency -- Who will be the heroes of change?
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Water consumption -- Measurement.
Industrial water supply.
Water-supply -- Accounting.
Related To Print version: Hoekstra, Arjen Y.,. The water footprint of modern consumer society. . 9781849713030 1849713030 9781849714273 1849714274 (DLC) 2012045046
ISBN 0203126580 electronic bk.
9780203126585 electronic bk.
9781849713030 (hbk)
1849713030 (hbk)
9781849714273 (pbk)
1849714274 (pbk)