Did You Know . . .
- Breathing Mexico City’s contaminated air is said to be as damaging as smoking two packs of cigarettes every day.
- Ninety nine percent of the molecules in our body are water molecules.
- The Earth has less than half the forest cover it had a thousand years ago.
- The US advertising industry spends nearly $500 on you every year. Every other person in the country gets the same attention.
- Nationwide, it costs about $100 a ton to incinerate garbage, $90 per ton to put it in a landfill, and $40 a ton to recycle it.