- Climate Change
Climate ChangeThe U.S. contributes 22% of the world's carbon emissions.
- Energy Conservation
Energy ConservationLight use is accountable for 20 percent of all energy consumed in the United States.
- Environmental Racism
Environmental RacismAfrican Americans are 79% more likely to live in areas that cause health dangers.
eWasteBetween 300 and 400 million electronic items are thrown away each year.
- Factory Farms
Factory Farms10 billion animals are raised for dairy, meat and eggs each year.
- Organic Food
Organic FoodOrganic food has 50% more minerals and vitamins.
PollutionOne American produces 3,285 pounds of waste each year.
RecyclingThe average American uses 650 pounds of paper each year.
SustainabilityAmericans use 15 times more energy than developing countries.
- Water Conservation
Water ConservationOver 2,100 drinking water contaminants may be present in tap water.
African Americans are 79% more likely to live in areas that cause health dangers.