Today, paper manufacturing produces over 400 million tons of paper and cardboard worldwide. But did you realize that in the U.S. over 90% of items shipped are packaged in cardboard? The demand for using cardboard as packaging material has made it the single largest waste product (by weight) in consumer trash and it is estimated […]
From facts about the world’s largest car shredder to statistics concerning the efficiency of automotive recycling, the following infographic provides a clear look at how environmental concerns are changing this industry for the better.
“In celebration of the de-LIGHT-ful season, check out our latest infographic on bioluminescence!” Courtesy of the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland.
This video graphic, created by digital artist and software developer Lauri Vanhala, illustrates the incredible density of maritime traffic on the Baltic Sea and just how lucky the area is to have thus far avoided a serious environmental disaster. You can follow Lauri on twitter here: @lvanhala. Hat tip goes to Flowing Data.
Utilizing Photoshop CS6, this video infographic was created by student Norman Shurtliff–he goes by SquidMantis on Twitter and is the artist behind Normo Comics–for his Concepts in Motion class.
Sea level is rising — and at an accelerating rate — especially along the U.S. East Coast and Gulf of Mexico.
Find out why rainforests are important via this helpful infographic designed and published by Oak Furniture UK.
Did you know that cheetahs can accelerate from 0 to 60 MPH faster than a Ferarri?