"Since 1600, 90% of the virgin forests that once covered much of the lower 48 states have been cleared away. Most of the remaining old-growth forests in the lower 48 states and Alaska are on public lands. In the Pacific Northwest about 80% of this forestland is slated for logging." How much went for toilet paper?
SPEAK OUT! Tell Big Banks To STOP FINANCING FOREST DESTRUCTION! The fastest-growing cause of deforestation across the tropics is the massive growth of palm oil plantations. One company -- Wilmar International -- produces nearly half of the world’s palm oil. Among the biggest U.S. financiers of Wilmar are the nation’s largest banks, pension funds & assets managers. To save the world’s forests, we need to get our money out of palm oil. PLZ SIGN & SHARE!
DIY make a small heater for a small room in your home on a boat, etc. anywhere it gets cold - and do it for pennies a day! Tutorial video in link. Two flower pots, one large and one smaller, a metal bread type tin, and 4 small votive candles for every four hours of heat. Tricky and clever way to get toasty!
Bottled Water - This graphic will visually present an overview of bottled water. Find out more by reading some astonishing information on the amount of bottle water consumed globally, the production of water bottles, chemical contaminants, pollution and waste. #bottledwater #water