Producing one T-shirt takes 2,700 liters of water = enough for one man to drink for 900 days

How Your T-Shirt Can Make a Difference - National Geographic: Did you know that the t-shirt on your back has a major impact on the planet? Producing it took 2,700 liters of water, plus it takes a lot of energy to get it from the cotton fields to your closet. But some of your t-shirt's biggest impacts are in how you care for it. Here's how you can help reduce its effect on the environment.


  1. Thanks for bringing this to light.

  2. How exactly does the manufacture of one T-shirt consume 2700 liters of water? I don't buy it