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MANMADE CO2 WORLDWIDE IS EQUIVALENT TO ONE CAN OF COLA IN 50,000 CAN TRUCKLOAD

Posted 22 November 2015

"So what percentage of our atmosphere is CO2 and what percentage of that amount is generated by human activity? Nitrogen is 78% of Earth's atmosphere, oxygen is 21% and carbon dioxide is 0.04% - four one-hundredths of a percent. Tiny amounts can still have huge consequences, but what percentage of 0.04% is natural and what is manmade? At the very least, 94% of atmospheric CO2 comes from natural sources, such as plant decay, decomposing carcasses, oceans and volcanoes. So just two one-thousandths of a percent of our atmosphere is manmade CO2. That means that all human-generated CO2 worldwide is the equivalent of a single can of cola out of a truckload of 50,000 cans." Lorne Gunter, writing in the Edmonton Sun, Canada.

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Last Updated ( Sunday, 22 November 2015 )
 
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