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Guest Post: What is the Real Value of Water?: “The golden age of water is rapidly coming to an end. The last c...

Guest Post: What is the Real Value of Water?: “The golden age of water is rapidly coming to an end. The last c...

“The golden age of water is rapidly coming to an end. The last century has conditioned us to think that water is naturally abundant, safe, and cheap -- that it should be, that it will be. We’re in for a rude shock.”[1] -Charles Fishman, author On July 28, the United Nations will recognize the one-year anniversary of its Resolution 64/292 , the declaration that water is a human right. Dow Water & Process will mark the event by asking the question, “What is the value of water?” Water sustains our way of life in more ways than one. We use it for energy generation, manufacturing, agriculture, and of course, drinking. Citizens of developed countries with relatively reliable water infrastructures are used to thinking of water as an endless resource. Yet millions of people around the world cope with chronic water shortages, or spend the majority of their waking hours locating and...

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