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11 Water-Saving Lifehacks Any Thirsty American Should Try

You use 550 liters of water a day at home. Whaaaaaa? Take a few days and try cutting it down, ya filthy animal.

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1. Rinse Your Mouth from a Glass


Kitty knows there's no need to keep the water running while brushing your teeth. Just wet your brush and rinse your mouth. Try using a glass or bottle to get in the habit.

9. Use Poopy Fish Water to Feed Plants


If you have a fish tank, clean it and use the water you've drained on your plants. The water is rich in nitrogen and phosphorus. Water = saved. Fertilizer = free.

12. Take the 4Liter Challenge

View this video on YouTube


Change the way you think about water - take The 4Liter Challenge.

Sign up at and create a profile. Then live on just four liters of water for a few days and share the experience online!

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