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The Carbon Footprint of Santa's Trip Around the World [Infographic]

December 6th, 2012 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg

Flying reindeer and a sleigh would seem like a pretty eco-friendly form of travel... but even Santa has a carbon footprint. Toys take energy to make, lumps of coal are carbon-intensive, and reindeer produce methane just like cattle. Here are some suggestions for St. Nick and team for cutting the environmental impact of their annual trip around the world



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