365 Ways #95–Biofuels are not the answer Posted on September 07, 2010, 0 Comments
#95–The production of corn ethanol is not environmentally friendly. Like any product commonly monocropped, it uses large quantities of water, and lots of pesticides and petroleum-based fertilizers. It leads to deforestation and loss of topsoil. Biofuel production doesn’t reduce global warming pollution — it actually contributes to it.