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Forest Conservation and Junk Mail Quiz

March 25th, 2009 by Peggy Farabaugh

 Have you signed the petition calling for a national Do Not Mail Registry to stop the tidal wave of junk mail clogging up our mailboxes?  If you haven't done this yet, maybe you'll do so after taking this short quiz. 




The junk mail industry claims ___  trees a year.

  1. 1 Million
  2. 10 Million
  3. 100 Million

Deforestation contributes more to global warming annually than all the _____ in the world.

  1. Cars
  2. Planes
  3. Trains
  4. Cars + Planes + Trains

Junk mail accounts for ___ percent of USPS mail.

  1. 10 %
  2. 20%
  3. 30%
  4. 75%

Answers:  100 Million,   Cars + Planes + Trains   and   30%

Surveys show that almost 90% of Americans favor the Do Not Mail Registry.  Please join us at Vermont Woods Studios in asking Congress to make it happen, and forward this post to your friends.  Ask them to join us too.  Please use the comments section to let us know if you have signed the petition and we'll keep track of the issue for you.  Thanks!


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