Man-A-Hattin Lodge #82 Event Issue eR2002-3


Beer Drinkers Contribute to Global Warming

A new report shows that beer drinkers contribute to global warming.  It not the beer, but the beer fridge.

Getting rid of vintage “beer fridges” – secondary fridges which many North American and Australian homes boast – could have a significant impact on household greenhouse gas emissions, suggests a new study.

…People need to understand the impact of their lifestyles,” says Joanna Yarrow, director of Beyond Green, a sustainable development consultancy in the UK. “Clearly the environmental implications of having a frivolous luxury like a beer fridge are not hitting home. This research helps inform people – let’s hope it has an effect.

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They can pry my beer fridge from my cold dead fingers…