International paper madness
Peter L. Peres email (remove spam text)
On Wed, 2 Mar 2005, James Newtons Massmind wrote:
> And now for something COMPLETELY different:
> At the risk of sounding like some tree-hugging eco fanatic, I'll ask: What
> is all that shipping doing to our planet?
Imho, mostly nothing. The shipping part is the one part that is *really*
efficient. It takes less fuel to move something by ship 10,000 km than
by anything else, for 1000 km. It also keeps quite a few longshoremen's
unions in the pink afaik.
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