Microwaves Emit as Much Carbon Dioxide as Nearly Seven Million Cars!

This is despite the fact that microwaves spend more than 90 percent of their lifetime being idle. (Photo: Pixabay)Researchers from the University of Manchester England claimed to have carried out the first ever comprehensive study of the environmental impacts of microwaves, considering their whole life cycle, from ‘cradle to grave’.
The findings indicated that microwaves emit 7.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide per year in the EU, which is equivalent to the annual emissions of 6.8 million cars….MORE:  deccanchronicle