Facts about the environment that might surprise you
Today is World Environment Day
Did you know that nearly two million trees are cut down daily to meet global toilet paper demand? Or that meat consumption is responsible for releasing greenhouse gases? And get this: one recycled aluminum can can save enough energy to light a bulb for 20 hours! Indeed, learning more about the environment and the impact our lifestyles are having on the world is an enriching, though somewhat troubling experience. Meanwhile, our beleaguered planet is slowly spinning out of control. So, what are the facts?
Click through and be enlightened—and alarmed—by the reality of life on Earth.
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