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Columbus State University

Environmental Impact!

From May 2012 to February 2015 CSU’s environmental impact is equivalent to:

Offsetting the annual greenhouse gas emissions from 9 passenger vehicles.

Offsetting the CO2 emissions from the consumption of 5,430 gallons of gasoline, 1 tanker truck worth of gasoline, the total energy use of 4 homes for one year, 113 barrels of oil & the annual electricity use of 6 homes.

Offsetting CO2 emissions from staving off global warming via the intake & storage of carbon of 1,242 tree seedlings grown for 10 years & the annual carbon intake and storage in 10 acres of pine or fir forests.

Counterbalancing CO2 emissions from 2,018 propane cylinders used for home barbecues.

Greenhouse Gases