Climate Change Update
The New Yorker magazine contributor Bill McKibben enlightens us in a recent article entitled "To Counter Climate Change, We Need to Stop Burning Things".
It is widely known that the burning of fossil fuels is damaging to the environment. McKibben informs us that biomass energy, including the burning of wood, once thought to be carbon neutral, is also wreaking havoc on our planet.
Also In the article, environmentalist Judith Enck educates us about the plastics industry and its connection to the fossil fuel and chemical industries. Plastics companies, which are creating the problem, can be held responsible by legislation toward positive change.