Virtual water

April 2004
Chemical Business;Apr/Jun2004, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p25
Trade Publication
Presents information on consumption and trading of virtual water, the amount of water that is embedded in food or other products needed for its production. Water consumption in Asia compared to Europe and North America; Percentage of water used by humans that goes into food production; Countries that are exporting virtual water; Impact of virtual water trade between nations on the mitigation of water scarcity.


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