"10-30% of all global environmental degradation can be attributed to military activities." University of Toronto
The Pentagon is the largest consumer of oil in the US. In less than one hour an F-16 jet fighter uses almost twice the gas as an average American motorist uses in one year.
The Pentagon generates more than five times the toxic waste produced by all five major US chemical corporations combined.
Just 8% of global military expenditures would pay for sale water supply and sewage treatment programs, the reversal of desertification and tropical deforestation, and production control worldwide.
6-10% of global air pollution is linked to the military, according to a recent German study.