"A lawnmower pollutes as much in one hour as does driving an automobile for 45 miles.
30 to 60% of urban fresh water is used for watering lawns (depending on city).
$5,250,000,000 is spent on fossil fuel-derived fertilizers for U.S. lawns.
67,000,000 lbs of synthetic pesticides used on U.S. lawns.
60,000 to 70,000 severe accidents result from