Friday, June 4, 2010
How many trees were cut down to make the big dumb phone book that was delivered recently to my front door?
Well I found the answer via the Internet. For those who work at Yellow Pages I'll explain -- the World Wide Web is where people get all their information. Ya know, like all the information that is in the big dumb phone book you just delivered to my doorstep?
And no trees are cut down to make the paper for the information on the Internet. But lots of trees are cut down to the make the 500 million directories printed every year. In fact, according to the organization YellowPagesGoesGreen.org:
Posted by Josh Marks at 12:29 AM