Thursday, April 15, 2010

US Post Office cites global warming as reason to drop Saturday delivery

"Facing ongoing, massive financial losses, the United States Postal Service (USPS) has said that a cut in Saturday service would help the service do its part to stem the

In its proposal, the service said that CO2 emissions by its vehicles and facilities could be slashed by up to 503,000 metric tons per year. ...

while it battles the powerful labor unions that are resisting the loss of 40,000 jobs....

"US Postal service cites global warming as a reason to cut Saturday delivery," Examiner.com, 4/9/10, via Climate Depot

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