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E-M:/ fresh water in the 21st Century



This should worry Michiganians and all Great Lakes Basin residents...

Water, Dow Chemical Chairman Andrew Liveris told the World Economic Forum in February, “is the oil of this century.” Developed nations have taken cheap, abundant fresh water largely for granted. Now global population growth, pollution, and climate change are shaping a new view of water as “blue gold.”

http://www.commondreams.org/archive/2008/05/29/9305/