Of all of the world’s chemical compounds, none has a worse reputation than carbon dioxide. Thanks to the single-minded demonization of this natural and essential atmospheric gas by advocates of government control of energy production, the conventional wisdom about carbon dioxide is that it is a dangerous pollutant. That’s simply not the case. Contrary to what some would have us believe, increased carbon dioxide in the atmosphere will benefit the increasing population on the planet by increasing agricultural productivity.
This opinion piece over at the Wall Street Journal attempts to rehabilitate carbon dioxide, of all things
- Post author:Environmental Advocates NY
- Post published:May 10, 2013
- Post category:Uncategorized
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