Stop eating

“Every person emits the equivalent of approximately two tonnes of carbon dioxide a year from the time food is produced to when the human body excretes it, representing more than 20% of total yearly emissions. That is what a study by the Universidad de Almería says, confirming for the first time that human excrements contribute to water pollution, primarily with nitrogen and phosphorus.”  “Every Person Emits Two Tons of Carbon Dioxide a Year Through Eating, Spanish Study Finds

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2 Responses to “Stop eating”

  1. Mike Says:

    Well for any guilt ridden Americans who want to over-indulge it only costs $0.05 / ton for carbon offsets in the US.

    In the EU it cost a whooping $25 / ton for the very same offset.

    A multiple of 500 only.

  2. bob Says:

    LOL! They are so insane!

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