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  2. Apr 19, 2021

How Much Water It Takes to Produce Your Food | Martin Heller, PhD

How Much Water?

How much water does it take to produce the food that’s in your refrigerator? We’re diving into one of the most thorough studies ever conducted on diet and water scarcity.

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Martin Heller, PhD, reveals the foods that require the most and least amounts of water as he discusses his study with "The Weight Loss Champion" Chuck Carroll.

The amount of water required can vary greatly depending on the type of food it is and where it was produced. 

So, how much water does the food you eat take? You’re about to find out. 

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