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____ environmental impact of a car / automobile ____
based on a 120,000 miles lifetime average
Estimated carbon footprint, loss of natural habitat potential for one year, loss of plant and animal life potential for one year, and extinction potential, from making, packaging, shipping and/or using these products or services.
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+ Except for CO2 emissions, estimates are based on Habitat, Life, Extinction Formulas v2 by the XOEarth Team. +
Estimates do not include the possible long-term ecological effects of climate change and persistent toxins.
Formulas use “human appropriated net primary production (HANPP)” to “CO2 emissions” correlation.
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1 kg(kilogram) = 2.2 lb(pounds)   1 m^2(square meter) = 10.8 ft^2(square feet)
1 km(kilometers) = .62 mi(miles)   1 liter = .26 gallons   not app=not applicable
4Runner Toyota

16 mpg / CO2 data from Toyota [[#ref1]]

Product materials.


Steel, aluminum, plastic, copper, etc.
CO2 released in the lifetime of this product.


118 tons
260,000 lb
Loss of natural habitat potential for one year in the lifetime of this product.


91,000 m^2
981,000 ft^2
Loss of native plant and animal life potential in the lifetime of this product.


283 tons
623,000 lb
How many of this product to trigger 1 potential species extinction.


1,652
Camry Toyota

23 mpg / CO2 data from Toyota [[#ref1]]

Product materials.


Steel, aluminum, plastic, copper, etc.
CO2 released in the lifetime of this product.


95 tons
209,000 lb
Loss of natural habitat potential for one year in the lifetime of this product.


73,000 m^2
790,000 ft^2
Loss of native plant and animal life potential in the lifetime of this product.


228 tons
502,000 lb
How many of this product to trigger 1 potential species extinction.


2,053
Corolla Toyota

29 mpg / CO2 data from Toyota [[#ref1]]

Product materials.


Steel, aluminum, plastic, copper, etc.
CO2 released in the lifetime of this product.


64 tons
141,000 lb
Loss of natural habitat potential for one year in the lifetime of this product.


49,000 m^2
532,000 ft^2
Loss of native plant and animal life potential in the lifetime of this product.


153 tons
337,000 lb
How many of this product to trigger 1 potential species extinction.


3,047
Prius Toyota

46 mpg / CO2 data from Toyota [[#ref1]]

Product materials.


Steel, aluminum, plastic, copper, etc.
CO2 released in the lifetime of this product.


44 tons
96,800 lb
Loss of natural habitat potential for one year in the lifetime of this product.


33,900 m^2
365,900 ft^2
Loss of native plant and animal life potential in the lifetime of this product.


105 tons
232,000 lb
How many of this product to trigger 1 potential species extinction.


4,400

==References==
1. Six Products, Six Carbon Footprints
Wall Street Journal

==Ecomedia==

==External links==
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Car

[[Category:Products]]

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