If just 25% of U.S. families used 10 fewer plastic bags a month, we would save over 2.5 BILLION bags a year.
A three percent annual growth rate will result in the doubling of consumption and production of food and other products in 25 short years.
Many banks lent large sums of money to developing nations. In order to pay those debts plus interest many nations have turned to the mining of their natural resources as a source of financial aid.
By turning down your central heating thermostat one degree, fuel consumption is cut by as much as 10%.