Water wastage and contamination from an ‘induced’ deficit of engineering skills

11 November 2015 – Average water consumption in South Africa, at 235 litres per person per day (l/p/d), is a staggering 26% higher than the global average of 173 l/p/d, writes water expert Dr Anthony Turton in an analysis recently published in @Liberty, the policy bulletin of the IRR (Institute of Race Relations).