What's the impact?
- Number of trees used - 53 million trees
- Pounds of paper used - 3.6 million tons of paper
- Energy used to produce this volume of paper - 38 trillion BTUs, enough to power 1.2 million homes per year
- Contribution to - 5.2 million tons of , equal to the annual emissions of two million cars
- Waste water discharges from this volume of paper - 53 billion gallons of water, enough to fill 81,000 Olympic-sized swimming pools
Environmental impact estimates were made using the Environmental Defense paper calculator.