We only have one home, protecting it should be of utmost priority! Plenty of companies, NPO’s, and government bodies have set exactly this as their goal and mission. If you’re not convinced, hopefully this will sway you.
- 27,000 trees are cut down each day and used for Toilet Paper.
- Rainforests are cut down at a rate of 100 acres per minute.
- Roughly 14 billion pounds of garbage is dumped into the ocean each year.
- Approximately 46% of the lakes in America are extremely polluted making them risky for swimming, fishing and aquatic life.
- Every year around one trillion gallons of untreated sewage and industrial waste is dumped in the U.S water.
- Almost 80% of urban waste in India is dumped in the river Ganges.
- A single car generates half a ton of CO2 and a NASA space shuttle releases 28 tons of C02.
- It takes only 5 days for a jet stream in China to carry the air pollution to the United States.
- Pollution in China can change the weather in United States.
- There are more around 73 various kinds of pesticides in the groundwater, which is used as drinking water.
[source:Conserve Energy Future.]
In hindsight, we all should be playing our part, but cheers to those who are acting to make a difference.
I’ve put together a collection of 26 clean and green environmental related logos for your inspiration. Enjoy!
Credit to respective artists.
The thought that our earth is our only option (unless Elon Musk figures our Mars) should be motivation enough to really commit to keeping our home clean. If everyone does their part, we should see a dramatic difference within the near future.
I hope that this collection of environmental related logos has inspired you! Thanks for stopping by!