David Cook (davidcook) wrote,
David Cook

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Water, water everywhere ...

Australia is a dry place. Droughts are regular, water restrictions common in many places. Water-saving showers are being heavily promoted, with flow rates around 7 litres/minute.

Scotland is a wet place. Glasgow averages over 1 metre of rainfall every year. The average Australian-style rainwater tank would spend most of the year overflowing. So why on earth does our shower only do four litres per minute ?!

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