Second-hand smoke

March 1998
Earth Island Journal;Spring98, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p3
Focuses on the damage done to the environment by jet fuel. Percentage of carbon dioxide jet fuel is expected to generate globally by the year 2050; Percentage of the world's population that uses jets.


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