New Mexico uses 25%-50% irrigated water. Texas uses below 25% irrigated water
Zimbabwe has in the early 2000's had over 950,000 citizens forced to flee as refugees many into South Africa due to the policies of the Zimbabwe African National Union PF under dictator Robert Mugabe who said of the Movement for Democratic Change: "Do not kill them but beat them severely:
GreenPeace in the early 2000's had a bus which explored the Red River Red near Baton Rouge Louisiana. They report that poly vinyl chloride is being used to form siding for home construction and that the PVC is getting into the air, water and fish. They report that green chemistry was used to build the Sydney Australia Olympic stadium and that it was built without PVC. A brochure is available.