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    Agriculture and Sustainability,  Waste

    How much water is needed to produce your food?

    How many litres of water does it take to produce 1kg of common food items? Chocolate – 24,000 Beef – 15,500 Cheese – 5,000 Pork – 4,800 Olives – 4,400 Chicken – 3,900 Rice – 3,400 Nuts – 3,100 Dates – 3,000 Sugar – 1,600 Wheat – bread 1,300 Corn – 900 Bananas – 860 Apples – 700 Cabbage – 200 Lettuce -130 Luckily for me, I don’t eat meat, cheese or sugar so I don’t have to feel bad about that. Unluckily for me, I’m somewhat addicted to chocolate and olives which isn’t that great. Now, I should note that these numbers are based on 1L/1kg. I would be…