Grocery Shopping

Grocery Shopping

It takes a lot of water to produce the food we eat, the energy we use and all the things that we buy. Use our water saving tips below to reduce your water use while buying groceries. You’ll find lots of ways to shrink your water footprint.

Find out the water footprint of your food. Learn about how the water footprint of your food varies among all the items in your shopping cart with the Water Footprint of Food Guide.

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Test your knowledge about food and water. Take the Water Footprint of Food Quiz to see how many you can get right.


Find out what sustainable food is, where to buy it and even how to grow your own.

Explore the treasure trove of ingredients (some unusual), their histories and recipes for those ingredients with the Real Food Right Now encyclopedia.

Find what’s in season near you with Seasonal Food Guide.