National Geographic's 'Greendex' Ranks U.S. Last
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
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You have the energy-saving light bulbs, the hybrid car, you buy organic, but Americans are still very low on the list when it comes to being environmentally friendly - so finds National Geographic's first Greendex. It polled thousands of people in 14 countries, and the U.S. came in dead last in housing and transportation. Brazil and India share the top spot, mostly because they live in small homes that don't use heat or air conditioning.
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