WATER CRISIS: Earth’s fresh water DRYING UP? Businesses spending £23bn to protect supplies

WATER CRISIS: Earth’s fresh water DRYING UP? Businesses spending £23bn to protect supplies
 

Corporations are panicking their fresh water could dry up in the coming years as global temperatures soar and droughts wreak havoc.
The World Economic Forum now ranks the world water crisis second only to terrorism and climate change as the biggest calamity facing humanity.
Flooding, huge storms, such as Hurricane Harvey, and raging forest fires of the kind that ripped through California are all contributing to the crisis.
A report by environmental impact charity CDP this week found record levels of annual investment by companies worldwide in using waste water and improving irrigation as... read more

 
8 November 2017 in World News, Views: 41
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