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Environmental Impact of Video Games

Posted on the 05 October 2012 by Infographixdirectory @infographixdir

The infographic details the amount of natural resources used and the carbon footprint left behind as a result of console-driven gaming. Some of the more interesting facts include:

  • If all Nintendo games and consoles end up in a landfill, the weight would equal 5,555 Statues of Liberty
  • It would take Nintendo 1.453 years to recycle all games and consoles sold
  • If all games were downloaded instead of manufactured, that would save 2.4 billion gallons of crude oil

Video Game Industry Impact on the Environment Infographic

Infographic Source: Big Fish Games

Video Game Industry Impact on the Environment

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